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Cuomo to sign gun law exemption for retired police

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Gov. Andrew Cuomo says he’ll sign legislation to exempt retired police from the state’s new restrictions on large-capacity magazines and guns defined as assault weapons. The legislation passed Friday says the exemption would apply to officers who bought or were issued restricted weapons in the course of their duties and who retired in good standing. They would have to re-qualify for right after they retire and register those guns. The law was enacted in January, ...


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tjmc12304
June 21, 2013
5:36 p.m.

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The first of how many special interest groups which will be granted an exemption? They are private citizens, nothing more, nothing less. Equal treatment under the law. Some are more equal than others.

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