January 5, 2016

Obama executive action on guns to require background checks for more sales

President Obama on Tuesday will formally announce plans to expand background checks and make other changes to America’s gun rules via executive action‎, going around Congress […]
October 27, 2015

Legal History of “Dangerous and Unusual Weapons.”

While politics and legal analysis often go hand in hand, often the legal side can transcend daily politics. The Social Science Research Network is currently hosting […]
September 4, 2015

Albany to require gun locks at all times

Albany Gun owners who don’t lock up their weapons at home could soon face stiff fines or jail time after city lawmakers voted Wednesday to mandate […]
January 17, 2013

S2230-2013: Enacts the NY SAFE Act of 2013

S2230-2013: Enacts the NY SAFE Act of 2013 FOLLOW THIS LINK to NYSenate.gov to read the full article.   Same as: A2388-2013 / Versions: S2230-2013 Print […]
December 5, 2011

Miscellaneous Provisions

Miscellaneous Provisions Any person lawfully in possession of a firearm who suffers the loss or theft of said weapon shall report the facts and circumstances of […]
December 5, 2011

Assault Weapons

Assault Weapons It shall be unlawful to possess any “assault weapon” or “large capacity ammunition feeding device.” So called assault weapons lawfully possessed prior to September […]