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New York Gun Control Law Unconstitutional: NY Supreme Court

By Zachary Stieber The New York law that enables the confiscation of guns from people who haven’t committed a crime is unconstitutional, a state Supreme Court judge has ruled. This red flag law, or the Extreme Risk Protection Order law, lets individuals—including police officers—petition a court to allow the seizure of firearms from a person they believe poses a threat […]

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New York Will Become a ‘Law-and-Order State’ Under Zeldin: DeSantis

By Eva Fu and Frank Fang LONG ISLAND, N.Y.—Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Oct. 29 told a dense crowd of New Yorkers that Republican gubernatorial candidate Lee Zeldin can turn their crime-ridden state into a “law-and-order” state just like Florida. “Florida is a law-and-order state. I am a law-and-order governor. If Lee Zeldin gets into office, New York will […]

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Trump Endorses Rep. Zeldin for NY Governor, Calls on New Yorkers to Vote Republican in November

By Frank Fang Former President Donald Trump has announced his endorsement of Rep. Lee Zeldin in the race for governor of New York, telling voters that the Long Island Republican can resolve the state’s crime woes. “I have watched and known Congressman Lee Zeldin for many years. He is a great and brilliant lawyer who was a ‘must see’ […]

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New York Republicans Ask DOJ to Investigate State AG Over Nikki Haley Donors List Leak

By Rita Li A group of New York Republicans is pressing the Department of Justice to investigate state Attorney General Letitia James, whom former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley has accused of leaking a list of donors to her policy advocacy group. In a Tuesday letter to Attorney General Merrick Garland, firstly obtained by Fox News, Congresswoman Nicole Malliotakis (R-N.Y.), alongside […]

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New York Offices to See $453 Billion in Value Wiped Out Due to Remote Work

By Katabella Roberts Offices in New York face losing $453 billion in value due, in part, to the rise of remote work, a new study from the National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) has found. According to the study, which was conducted by researchers at New York University and Columbia University, the value of offices in New York City declined by around 45 percent […]

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Alan Dershowitz: New York AG Should Be Removed From Trump Family Investigation

Jack Phillips Legal scholar Alan Dershowitz suggested that former President Donald Trump should move to have New York Attorney General Letitia James recused and disqualified from the investigation into Trump’s business. “I like Letitia James. She’s a very nice person, but she campaigned on the promise to get Trump before seeing any evidence, and so she is just fulfilling […]

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New York AG Files Civil Lawsuit Against Trump, Former President Responds

By Jack Phillips New York Attorney General Letitia James on Wednesday filed (pdf) a civil lawsuit against former President Donald Trump, the Trump Organization, three of his children, and others over alleged fraud. In a 200-page lawsuit, James’s office alleged that the fraud touched all aspects of the Trump family business, including golf courses and other properties. The […]

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Pro-2A Groups Challenge New York’s New Concealed Carry Law: ‘As Unconstitutional As Old One’

By Bill Pan Two pro-Second Amendment groups are challenging New York’s newly-enacted restrictions on carrying concealed firearms, a measure they say is worse than the one invalidated by the U.S. Supreme Court earlier this year. The Second Amendment Foundation (SAF), along with the Firearms Policy Coalition and two private citizens, on Tuesday filed a federal lawsuit targeting Senate […]

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Vaccine-Derived Polio Case Discovered in New York as Officials Issue Alert to Hospitals

By Jack Phillips The New York State Health Department on Thursday confirmed a polio case and called on healthcare providers to look for more infections. Officials said a resident of Rockland County, located about an hour from New York City and next to the highly populous Westchester County, tested positive for the virus. The New York health agency […]