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Additions to be made to gun laws for law enforcement



A troubling oversight has been found within New York State's sweeping new gun laws.

The ban on having high-capacity magazines, as it's written, would also include law enforcement officers.

Magazines with more than seven rounds will be illegal under the new law when that part takes effect in March.
As the statute is currently written, it does not exempt law enforcement officers.

Nearly every law enforcement agency in the state carries hand guns that have a 15 round capacity.

A spokesman for the governor's office called Eyewitness News to say, "We are still working out some details of the law and the exemption will be included, currently no police officer is in violation."


2 Comments in Response to

Comment by Ken Valentine
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 What about individuals who already have high capacity magazines.

Is the government going to violate Ex Post Facto laws as well?

Comment by frerad1776
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In New York only Bloomberg's Ein Satz Gruppen will have guns.