Sheriffs claim new state gun law infringes on 2nd Amendment | The Journal News | LoHud.com | lohud.com

| January 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

Sheriffs claim new state gun law infringes on 2nd Amendment | The Journal News | LoHud.com | lohud.com.

ALBANY — Sheriffs from across upstate are hoping the state Legislature and Gov. Andrew Cuomo will revisit portions of the new gun-control law, saying the measure was adopted in haste and targets law-abiding gun owners.

The new gun law was adopted Jan. 15, and it has been a major focus of the state Sheriffs’ Association conference this week in Albany.

Some sheriffs said the law takes positive steps to address mental-health issues and access to illegal guns, but they said it also infringes on Second Amendment rights….

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