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Capital Region News
2:54 pm
Thu May 16, 2013

Saratoga Gun Show Schedule Cutback

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Gun shows have caused concerns and triggered protests in Saratoga Springs. But the events have been pared back for the coming year...

In the wake of last December's tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut, gun safety advocates have grown increasingly concerned with Saratoga Springs City Center's continuing to host gun shows.

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Capital Region News
4:55 pm
Thu April 18, 2013

Anti-Gun Group In Saratoga Demands Proof Of Insurance

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Citizens turned up the heat Wednesday on Saratoga Springs City Center, pressing officials to prove that the group holding gun shows there is properly insured.

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New York News
7:59 pm
Wed April 17, 2013

NY Safe Act Arrest via Social Media

New York's Gun Tipline led authorities to a man who tried to sell a deadly weapon over Facebook.

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New York News
10:10 am
Mon April 15, 2013

NY launches grant program for shooting ranges

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The Cuomo Administration is making $65,000 in state grant money available to shooting ranges across New York.  The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation in cooperation with Cornell Cooperative Extension of Saratoga County has developed a Shooting Range Small Grants Program.

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New York News
5:49 pm
Thu March 7, 2013

Amid gun debate, mentally ill see unfair vilification

Second Amendment rights advocates, who have held rallies in Albany recently, are not the only group upset with portions of the state’s recently enacted gun law.  Some people with mental illnesses believe the law unfairly stigmatizes them. Capitol Correspondent Karen DeWitt reports.

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New York News
12:13 pm
Tue January 15, 2013

NY Gun Control Legislation: Reactions

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New York State's response to recent mass shootings in Newtown, Connecticut and Webster, New York comes in the form of the toughest gun laws in the Nation.

Governor Andrew Cuomo's gun law package features many measures he presented in his State of the State address.   Budd Schroeder is Chairman of the board of directors of SCOPE - the Shooters Committee on Political Action, which has 200 affiliated gun clubs across New York State. Schroeder thinks Cuomo has overstepped his leadership position.


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