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Where do NY crime guns come from?

Where do NY crime guns come from?

According to a new report from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, New York’s crime guns come mostly from states with weak gun laws. In 2013, Virginia was again the leading exporter of traced crime guns into New York State, with 423. Virginia is known for its weak gun laws–as are the Read More

NY vs. Federal Gun Laws

New York State vs. Federal Gun Laws LAWS New York U.S. Requires background checks by licensed dealers. √ √ Requires background checks for all firearm sales (NY SAFE Act). √ Requires background checks for all ammunition sales (NY SAFE Act). √ Requires background checks for all gun sales, including gun shows, Internet and other private... Read More