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Police officers ‘violating new gun law’ in New York

Posted By admin On January 18, 2013 @ 5:45 am In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled

Jim Hoffer
ABC News [1]
Jan 18, 2013

A troubling oversight has been found within New York State’s sweeping new gun laws.

The ban on having high-capacity magazines, as it’s written, would also include law enforcement officers.

Magazines with more than seven rounds will be illegal under the new law when that part takes effect in March.

As the statute is currently written, it does not exempt law enforcement officers.

Nearly every law enforcement agency in the state carries hand guns that have a 15 round capacity.

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[3] New York’s Seven Round Law Bans Most Firearms: http://www.prisonplanet.com/new-yorks-seven-round-law-bans-most-firearms.html

[4] Steroid use among police officers a widespread problem: http://www.prisonplanet.com/steroid-use-among-police-officers-a-widespread-problem.html

[5] On duty: 1,000 police officers found guilty of crimes: http://www.prisonplanet.com/on-duty-1000-police-officers-found-guilty-of-crimes.html

[6] Police officers stay in jobs despite serious convictions: http://www.prisonplanet.com/police-officers-stay-in-jobs-despite-serious-convictions.html

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