Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act http://wamc.org en UAlbany Researchers Develop CSI Tool http://wamc.org/post/ualbany-researchers-develop-csi-tool <p>Researchers at the University at Albany are developing a fast, accurate method for crime scene investigators to detect and recover gunshot residue from a crime scene or suspect. The process has a promising future.</p><p>For years, New York's gun control lobby pushed hard in favor of a process that involves a gun's firing pin stamping cartridges with unique identifying numbers.</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Dave Lucas 87459 at http://wamc.org UAlbany Researchers Develop CSI Tool NY Gun Debate Gains Intensity http://wamc.org/post/ny-gun-debate-gains-intensity <p></p><p>The legal debate over guns and the safety of New York's citizens continues at a fever pitch in the wake of the Herkimer horror, where four people were shot yesterday.</p><p>The Central New York tragedy and Wednesday’s refusal by a state judge to block New York's tough new gun law, have kicked the gun control issue into overdrive.<br><br>A Siena College poll recently found New York voters, by a 2-to-1 margin, support the New York Secure Ammunition and Firearms Enforcement Act, which included a broader ban on assault weapons and lower limits on the capacity of magazines.</p> Thu, 14 Mar 2013 16:13:32 +0000 Dave Lucas 59862 at http://wamc.org NY Gun Debate Gains Intensity Counties Considering Resolutions Opposing NYS SAFE Act http://wamc.org/post/counties-considering-resolutions-opposing-nys-safe-act <p></p><p></p> Wed, 06 Mar 2013 23:30:00 +0000 Pat Bradley 59250 at http://wamc.org Counties Considering Resolutions Opposing NYS SAFE Act