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N.Y. is strict about gun ownership

Laws looser in Colorado, site of mass shooting

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In New York, assault weapons are banned. Purchasing a handgun is a rigorous process that involves fingerprinting, interviewing and court approval. All handguns are required to be registered with the state. Such laws explain why New York is considered one of the strictest states in the country when it comes to gun ownership. Last week’s mass shooting in Aurora, Colo., where 12 people were killed and 58 injured at a midnight screening of “The Dark ...


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