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    NY Sheriffs oppose gun laws

    New York sheriffs voice opposition to strict gun law, seek to join lawsuit | Fox News

    Colorado didn't surprise me, NY does a little though

    County sheriffs have asked to join the federal lawsuit challenging New York's tough new gun restrictions, calling some provisions vague and impossible to enforce fairly.The New York State Sheriffs' Association and five individual sheriffs are asking U.S. District Judge William Skretny to add their position to the record. They support gun rights advocates seeking to block enforcement of new bullet limits for magazines and the tighter definition of assault weapons.
    The sheriffs agree with the New York affiliate of the National Rifle Association that the law, passed after the Newtown, Conn., school shooting, is unconstitutional because it will prevent citizens from keeping commonly used firearms for home defense.


    Read more: New York sheriffs voice opposition to strict gun law, seek to join lawsuit | Fox News
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    The dickhead governor called them in to a meeting and threatened to have them removed from office for opposing him.
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    Quote Originally Posted by pgg View Post
    The dickhead governor called them in to a meeting and threatened to have them removed from office for opposing him.
    Here's a link to the article on the emperor's actions

    The sheriffs thought they were being summoned to the Capitol to discuss ideas for changes to New York's gun control law, the SAFE Act. Instead, Gov. Andrew Cuomo told them to keep quiet.

    Read more: Sheriffs: Cuomo asked for silence - Times Union
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