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REPORT: NY Has Tenative Deal on Gun Control; Restricts Assault Weapons, Limits Magazine Size to 7 Bullets

REPORT: NY Has Tenative Deal on Gun Control; Restricts Assault Weapons, Limits Magazine Size to 7 Bullets

By Michael Gormley | Monday, Jan 14, 2013 | Updated 12:14 PM EST

Gov. Andrew Cuomo and legislative leaders have a tentative deal to enact the nation's first gun control measure following last month's Connecticut school shooting, according to people familiar with the negotiations, further tightening gun laws in a state that already has among the nation's strictest.

The tentative agreement would further restrict New York's ban on assault weapons and limit the size of magazines to seven bullets, rather than the current 10. Other elements, pushed by Republicans, would refine a mental health law to make it easier to confine people determined to be a threat to themselves or others.

Read more: http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Gun-Control-Assault-Wea...



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Thinking about making a bunch of these but changing neighbor to

state and placing them along the NY/PA border http://www.facebook.com/photo.php?fbid=4502479752611&set=a.1...

There are no politicians or bankers in foxholes.

Those New York Republicans are funny

Just more Democrats in Republican costumes.

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The people of NY will have to overturn the decision

Get the issue on a ballot and overturn it. remove from office the government employees who voted for it.

I have never seen a seven

I have never seen a seven round magazine...dont think they exist. Will this help magazine manufacturers? New product line I guess.

Truth before all else.....it is what will allow us to emerge with dignity and honor.

does this mag limit count for NYPD as well?

This is a STATEWIDE deal right?

Shouldn't everyone have to follow the law including 1time?

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Of course, silly.

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Malvini...You Called It!

And it's gonna pass the assembly.
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You Must Be Psychic

Here it is:
http://www.dailypaul.com/270294/new-york-senate-approves-gun...

God help us!

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...Everything CHANGED !!

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