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New York overhauls handgun licensing rules in effort to preserve some limits

1 month ago   |   By KETV

There are likely more legal challenges ahead for the bill, which Gov. Kathy Hochul said she intended to sign. Here's why.
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NY overhauls handgun rules in effort to preserve some limits

NY overhauls handgun rules in effort to preserve some limits

1 month ago   |   By WGN TV

ALBANY, N.Y. - New York's legislature approved a sweeping overhaul Friday of the state's handgun licensing rules, seeking to preserve some limits on firearms after the Supreme Court ruled that most people have a right to carry a handgun for personal protection.
The measure, which passed both Democrat-controlled chambers by wide margins, is almost sure to draw more legal challenges from gun rights advocates who say the state is still putting too many restrictions on who can get guns and where they can carry them.
Gov. Kathy Hochul, a Democrat, called lawmakers back to Albany to work on the...
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