New York State moves to ensure more school shootings

Three weeks after armed sheriff's deputy Scot Peterson refused to engage accused school shooter Nikolas Cruz in Parkland, Florida, a New York state Senate Democrat wants to make it illegal for anybody but cops like Peterson to possess a firearm on school grounds in New York State. New York law already makes it a felony to possess a firearm on school grounds for 99% of the public, including those who hold a concealed-carry permit (which is harder to get in New York than anywhere else in the country).   However, current law does allow schools to grant specific, written exemptions to individuals authorizing them to possess firearms.  These exemptions are extremely rare, since most school faculty and administrators are anti-gun liberals barely more mature than the children they are supposed to instruct.  But Sen. Todd Kaminsky (D-Long Island) has sponsored a bill that would outlaw even that slim possibility of...(Read Full Post)