NY Senator Set to Introduce Gun Bill in Wake of Arizona Shootings

NY Senator Set to Introduce Gun Bill in Wake of Arizona Shootings — In the wake of the shootings in Arizona, a New York senator plans to introduce a bill Monday that would keep guns out of the hands of people suffering from mental illness. Sen. Eric Adams of Brooklyn, a retired NYPD Captain, said his bill would require law enforcement agencies to conduct a mental hygiene check whenever a permit is...

Carolyn McCarthy readies gun control bill

Carolyn McCarthy readies gun control bill — One of the fiercest gun-control advocates in Congress, Rep. Carolyn McCarthy (D-N.Y.), pounced on the shooting massacre in Tucson Sunday, promising to introduce legislation as soon as...

Eddington Looking to Implement Legislation Restricting Air Guns in Suffolk County

Eddington Looking to Implement Legislation Restricting Air Guns in Suffolk County — A business owner in Ronkonkoma is at odds with a recently proposed piece of legislation in Suffolk County designed to ensure the safe use of air guns.  David Foltmann, the owner of Cobra Airguns in Ronkonkoma, is advocating against the legislation that is not yet set in stone.  The main thrust of this legislation is to identify air guns and rifles as weapons and prohibit the discharge of any air gun within 150 feet of any residence in Suffolk County, county Leg. Jack Eddington...

Permit Mike to try again

Permit Mike to try again — The City Council shot down Mayor Bloomberg’s efforts to lower gun fees, but Hizzoner is still hoping to persuade members to back the measure, The Post has...
Page 42 of 46« First...102030...4041424344...Last »