Category: News

SCOTUS Decision to Hear NYC Gun Rights Case Demonstrates Viability of SAFE Act Nullification

NYSRPA v. NYC on SCOTUS docket demonstrates renewed interest in judicial review of NY gun control JANUARY 22, 2019 – BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Supreme Court agreed Tuesday to jump back into the national debate over gun rights after nearly a decade on the sidelines. The request for review came from the New York State […]

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Grand Island Town Council Poised to Adopt SAFE Act Opposition Resolution

Grand Island to join growing SAFE Act non-enforcement trend demonstrated by 13 WNY district attorneys Who: Grand Island Town Council and community members What: Adoption of SAFE Act Opposition Resolution by Grand Island Town Council Where: Grand Island Town Hall – 2255 Baseline Road, Grand Island, NY 14072 When: Tuesday, January 22, 2019 at 8:00 […]

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Jim Ostrowski, Esq. Updates Constitutional Coalition of NYS on Gun Control Legal Battles

Ostrowski explains his 2019 court challenges are built on the true purpose of the Second Amendment JANUARY 18, 2019 – ELMA, N.Y. – The Constitutional Coalition of New York State, a free speech forum focusing on political and Second Amendment rights opinions, welcomed Jim Ostrowski Thursday to their January 2019 membership meeting as a featured […]

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Cattaraugus, Genesee, and Seneca Counties Join SAFE Act Capacity Limit Non-Enforcement Zone

13 counties (76 percent of the Western District of NY) will NOT prosecute the SAFE Act capacity limit provision JANUARY 16, 2019 – BUFFALO, N.Y. – Joining their colleagues in Erie, Niagara, Chautauqua, Wyoming, Allegany, Steuben, Ontario, Livingston, Monroe, and Yates Counties, Cattaraugus County District Attorney Lori Pettit Rieman, Genesee County District Attorney Lawrence Friedman, and […]

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Solid Majority of all WNY Counties Won’t Enforce SAFE Act Capacity Limit

Number of WNY counties no longer prosecuting the SAFE Act capacity limit provision grows to ten JANUARY 14, 2019 – BUFFALO, N.Y. – Joining their colleagues in Erie, Niagara, Chautauqua, Wyoming, Allegany, and Steuben Counties, the district attorneys’ offices of Ontario, Livingston, Monroe, and Yates Counties have stated they will not enforce the SAFE Act seven-round […]

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Steuben County District Attorney Brooks Baker Won’t Enforce SAFE Act Capacity Limit

Number of WNY counties no longer prosecuting the capacity limit provision of the SAFE Act grows to six JANUARY 10, 2019 – BUFFALO, N.Y. – Joining his colleagues in Erie, Niagara, Chautauqua, Allegany, and Wyoming Counties, Steuben County District Attorney Brooks Baker directly stated on Wednesday he is not enforcing the SAFE Act seven-round capacity limit. […]

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Allegany and Wyoming County District Attorneys Won’t Enforce SAFE Act Capacity Limit

Number of WNY counties no longer prosecuting the capacity limit provision of the SAFE Act grows to five JANUARY 8, 2019 – BUFFALO, N.Y. – Joining their colleagues in Erie, Niagara, and Chautauqua Counties, Allegany County District Attorney Keith A. Slep and Wyoming County District Attorney Donald O’Geen directly stated this week they are not […]

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James Ostrowski Provides Update on 2019 Gun Control Legal Battles

Attorney James Ostrowski updates David Mongielo on his 2019 legal battles to destroy NY gun control.   – 30 –   James Ostrowski, Esq. is a trial and appellate lawyer and libertarian writer from Buffalo, N.Y. He served as vice-chairman of the law reform committee of the New York County Lawyers Association (1986-88) and wrote two […]

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WBFO News Speaks with James Ostrowski on SAFE Act Legal Battle

SAFE Act court challenges set for new year   Mike Desmond | WBFO News – While New York’s SAFE Act has been in effect for just under six years, gun rights supporters are still pushing hard against the law and the state’s complicated system of issuing hand gun permits.   It was just over a […]

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State Senate Democrats Plan More Civil Rights Violations for WNY Gun Owners in 2019

  Bill requiring social media review for pistol permit applicants violates First, Second, and 14th Amendments   BUFFALO, N.Y. – New legislation submitted in the New York State Senate, Bill S9191, would require social media content checks before a state resident could receive or renew their pistol permit.   The bill says state licensing officials […]

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