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Tue September 10, 2013
New York's Gun Control Law Gets Even More Controversial
Originally published on Tue September 10, 2013 5:08 am
New York adopted one of the toughest gun control laws in the U.S. — banning the sale of assault rifles and banana clips. Many of the state's county sheriffs hate the law and some say they won't enforce it. The fight over gun rights and gun safety has become a hot issue in sheriff races, as local law enforcement officials seek re-election in rural counties.