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Join NYAGV in Buffalo this Sunday.

Join NYAGV in Buffalo this Sunday.

Stop by the NYAGV table at the Buffalo Peace and Nonviolence Festival–this Sunday, September 21–and show your support for child access prevention and safe gun storage by signing the petition for Nicholas’s Law (A8293/S7822). Read More
NY Nurses Group Joins CAP Coalition

NY Nurses Group Joins CAP Coalition

The New York State Nurses Association–the state’s largest union and professional association for registered nurses–has joined the coalition to help enact A8293/S7822, Nicholas’s Law. NYAGV is organizing the New York State Coalition to Prevent Child Access to Guns to build support for the... Read More
Video interview: Oxsana Naumkin Discusses Nicholas's Shooting

Video interview: Oxsana Naumkin Discusses Nicholas’s Shooting

Oxsana Naumkin–whose son, Nicholas, was unintentionally shot and killed by a playmate when he was 12 years old–discussed Nicholas’s shooting and the need to safe gun storage laws on a recent segment on Fox & Friends. The August 6... Read More
“Is there an unlocked gun where my child plays?”

“Is there an unlocked gun where my child plays?”

Today, on National Ask Day–-and everyday your child goes to a friend’s house to play–ask that question. One-third of U.S. households own guns—so chances are, some of your neighbors do, too. In New York, we’re trying to... Read More
Nicholas's Law Introduced in NYS Senate

Nicholas’s Law Introduced in NYS Senate

New Yorkers Against Gun Violence is pleased to report that S7822–the Senate version of  Nicholas’s Law–was introduced in the New York State  Senate on June 12. Nicholas’s Law–NYAGV’s legislative priority–would require safe storage of guns not in the immediate possession of... Read More
For Mother's Day: One Mom's Appeal to Protect Kids from Guns

For Mother’s Day: One Mom’s Appeal to Protect Kids from Guns

I still have this drawing that my son, Nicholas, made for me. He was just 12 years old when he was unintentionally shot and killed by a friend who was playing with his father’s unlocked... Read More
NYAGV Press Conference Calls for CAP Law to Prevent Child Gun Deaths

NYAGV Press Conference Calls for CAP Law to Prevent Child Gun Deaths

NYAGV’s held a press conference Tuesday with State Legislators Against Illegal Guns and victims of gun violence to defend NY SAFE and to call for additional gun safety measures to save lives. The event was... Read More
Sign the petition to pass Nicholas's Law.

Sign the petition to pass Nicholas’s Law.

Help us prevent child gun deaths. Sign the petition for Nicholas’s Law requiring the safe storage of guns in New York homes. Read More