Red Flag Law

Suffolk County Police
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Associated Press
September 26, 2019 - 6:37 pm
The county that covers the eastern half of Long Island is being more aggressive in using the state's new “red flag” law than any other place in the state.
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Xinhua
WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 15, 2019 - 2:55 pm
Schools across New York began the academic year with a new tool intended to prevent student suicides and violence: the ability to ask a court to remove a troubled person's access to firearms.
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Handguns
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
September 01, 2019 - 6:24 pm
New Jersey is joining New York as the latest state to institute a “red flag” law.
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Mike Smeltz
August 24, 2019 - 1:57 pm
New York state's "red flag'' law goes into effect Saturday and Senator Brian Kavanagh, says the new law is about behavior, not mental health "danger".
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Pelosi, Cuomo Red Flag Bill Signing
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Mike Smeltz
August 22, 2019 - 2:10 pm
New rules that would take guns away from a person who is a potential danger to themselves or others goes into effect Saturday in New York.
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Dreamstime
March 25, 2018 - 4:22 pm
New York state Sen. Brian Kavanagh (D-Manhattan/Brooklyn) on Sunday called on state lawmakers to pass a bill that would keep guns out of the hands of people who have been deemed dangerous to themselves or others.
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Steve Scott, Sen. Richard Blumenthal
WCBS 880
March 08, 2018 - 4:22 pm
Two U.S. senators, Richard Blumenthal (D-Connecticut) and Lindsey Graham (R-South Carolina) have proposed legislation allowing federal courts to keep guns away from those who show warning signs of violence.
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