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Crossbow hunters need to speak out

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When former Gov. David Paterson signed the crossbow bill on Sept. 19, 2010, it allowed all hunters, regardless of their physical abilities, to hunt big game with a crossbow for the first time, a milestone to say the least. But due to a strong lobbying effort by a small but well-organized group of bowhunters, the original bill presented was severely altered before being passed. In short, the new regulation allowed a “temporary” test period, in ...

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