gun control

New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir S. Grewal
© Joe Lamberti/Courier Post-USA TODAY NETWORK
March 22, 2019 - 2:08 pm
New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal announced what he claimed was the first ever lawsuit by a state against a "ghost gun" seller Friday.
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Gun control
Spencer Platt/Getty Images
March 04, 2019 - 7:08 pm
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — The Democrat-controlled New York state Legislature has passed legislation that requires gun owners to keep firearms in a locked cabinet or equipped with a trigger-locking device if someone under 16 is in the home. The Assembly and Senate passed the legislation Monday, five weeks...
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Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and Linda Beigel Schulman
New York Governor's Office
January 29, 2019 - 3:24 pm
New York's Legislature approved a package of bills aimed at making the state's already tough gun laws even stricter on Tuesday.
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Handgun
Dreamstime
January 26, 2019 - 2:24 pm
A package of gun control bills is expected to pass through the New York State Legislature this week.
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Bump stock
AP Photo/Rick Bowmer
December 18, 2018 - 12:12 pm
The Trump administration moved Tuesday to officially ban bump stocks, which allow semi-automatic weapons to fire rapidly like automatic firearms, and has made them illegal to possess beginning in late March.
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Sandy Hook Shooting
Cloe Poisson /Hartford Courant/TNS/Sipa USA
December 14, 2018 - 7:00 am
It's been six years since 26 students and educators were murdered at Sandy Hook Elementary School.
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Gun
AP Photo/Michael Hill
December 04, 2018 - 7:26 am
Should authorities be able to deny handgun licenses for hateful tweets?
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Handgun
Dreamstime
November 24, 2018 - 4:19 pm
A state lawmaker is proposing a change to New York's gun laws to allow authorities to search social media for potential red flags before approving a handgun license.
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AR-15
Dreamstime
November 11, 2018 - 4:50 pm
In the wake of the most recent mass shooting at a California bar, and now that the Democrats are set to control the House, Sen. Chuck Schumer says there’s a better chance something might get done on gun control.
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New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy
Chris Pedota/NorthJersey.com via USA TODAY NETWORK
November 08, 2018 - 3:33 pm
New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy has signed a measure barring the purchase of firearms parts used to make untraceable weapons, or so-called ghost guns.
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