Gov. Cuomo's 7-bullet magazine limit dies an embarrassing death

One of the centerpieces of Governor Andrew Cuomo's hastily written state gun control bill will be "suspended indefinitely," the Senate majority leader said. The ban on magazines containing more than 7-bullets had to be withdrawn because of one, teensy, tiny problem with it: Nobody told Cuomo and the gun grabbers that manufacturers do not make 7-bullet magazines. * Bloomberg News: The ban on magazines holding more than seven bullets was set to start April 15. Cuomo has said the law needs to be rolled back because manufacturers don't make seven-round holders. The measure was a center piece to a gun law the 55-year-old Democratic governor pushed through the legislature in January, making New York the first state to respond with tougher gun regulations to the Newtown, Connecticut school massacre. The budget "bill will have an indefinite postponement of the issue," Skelos, the Long Island Republican who co-leads the Senate with a group of five breakaway Democrats, told reporters...(Read Full Post)