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New Federal Gun Law and Bruen Case  

Author:  Julia Weber.

Source: Volume 27, Number 06, August/September 2022 , pp.97-98(2)

Domestic Violence Report

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Julia Weber, Implementation Director for the Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence, examines two important developments affecting guns and domestic violence: the recently enacted and signed Bipartisan Safer Communities Act, which closes the “boyfriend” loophole; and the Supreme Court’s decision in Bruen, voiding part of New York’s 109-year-old public carry licensing law requiring that applicants show “proper cause” to obtain a full license to carry.

Keywords: Bipartisan Safer Communities Act; New York State Rifle & Pistol Association, Inc. v. Bruen

Affiliations:  1: Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence.

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