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NY: Gillibrand Believes the Impossible; Making Gun Sales Illegal Will Work

New York is an anti-gun dystopia. IMG iStock-884181314 U.S.A. –-( Those who wish to disarm other people have a disconnect with reality. They refuse to believe some things are not possible. This creates problems. One of the reasons people push to disarm others is they refuse to arm themselves. Having made that decision, or, having had that decision made for them; they personally see no cost to their disarming of others. Disarm that guy over there. He is not me. It doesn’t hurt m...
Tags: Florida, New York, Guns, Mexico, Senate, China, Georgia, Department Of Defense, Pennsylvania, United States, Arizona, Brazil, Kirsten Gillibrand, New York State, Adams, IMG

UN Arms Trade Treaty, The Biden Occupation, & The American People ~ VIDEO

President Obama had Secretary of State John Kerry sign the treaty for him on 09/25/2013. New York, NY – -( It’s that time again folks, as the Seventh Conference of the (ATT) will take place August 30 to September 3 (2021) in Geneva, Switzerland. But let’s first deal with the sitting Democrat Whitehouse Resident Joe Biden, and let’s ask how the U.S. Senate might give Advice & Consent to the treaty. Will Biden re-sign onto the ATT? After all, the “pushing for the ratification o...
Tags: Guns, Obama, Senate, White House, Virginia, America, Joe Biden, United Nations, Mitt Romney, Att, Mitch McConnell, Un, Geneva, John Kerry, Biden, Kerry

Amazon lobbying on legalization

Welcome to Insider Cannabis. AP Photo/Richard Vogel Welcome to Insider Cannabis, our weekly newsletter where we're bringing you an inside look at the deals, trends, and personalities driving the multibillion-dollar global cannabis boom.Sign up here to get it in your inbox every week.Happy Friday everyone:What's going on this week? Turning Points Brands, a NYSE-listed company, turned a few heads in the industry this week by announcing an $8 million investment into Old Pal, a Californ...
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Made Men: A photo tour of the most notorious sites of New York Mafia history - and what they look like now

Skyway Park, which is being constructed at what was formerly the PJP Landfill Superfund site, in February 2021. Andrew Lichtenstein for Insider From Sparks Steak House, to the landfill where bodies were known to be dumped, the streets of New York are steeped in mob history. A photographer visited some of the most notorious New York Mafia sites to see how they have survived the passage of time. See more stories on Insider's business page. Many of America's most infamous gangster...
Tags: New York, Murder, Crime, News, Mississippi, New York City, US, America, Trends, History, Fbi, Brooklyn, United States, Bob Dylan, Scarpa, New York Times

Facebook gardening group triumphs over slapdash Zuck censorbots

Giant news org megaphone persuades dim algos they're talking about the other sort of hoes A Facebook group dedicated to gardening in western New York State is celebrating a victory over the company's algorithms after having been repeatedly threatened with censure and deletion due to use of the word "hoe".…
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United States: Status Update: NY COVID-19 Restrictions And The NY HERO Act - July 19, 2021 - Pryor Cashman LLP

As we previously reported in detail here, New York State has passed the New York Health and Essential Rights Act, or the NY HERO Act, in an effort to prevent occupational exposure to airborne diseases.
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SAF, CCRKBA File Amicus Briefs to SCOTUS in NY Right-to-Carry Case

Gun rights groups have filed amicus briefs supporting the New York State Rifle & Pistol Association’s challenge of restrictive Empire State carry laws., iStock-1020504756 U.S.A. –-( Two national gun rights organizations—the Second Amendment Foundation and its grassroots sibling, the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms—have filed separate amicus briefs to the U.S. Supreme Court in support of a challenge of New York State’s ultra-restrictive carry laws by the Ne...
Tags: New York, Guns, Supreme Court, Donald Trump, New York State, SAF, Nra, U S Supreme Court, New Jersey Maryland, Gottlieb, Alan Gottlieb, Second Amendment Foundation, Gun Rights News, Citizens Committee, New York State Rifle Pistol Association, CCRKBA

Intel’s Mobileye takes its autonomous vehicle testing program to New York City

Mobileye, a subsidiary of Intel, has expanded its autonomous vehicle testing program to New York City as part of its strategy to develop and deploy the technology. New York City joins a number of other cities including Detroit, Paris, Shanghai and Tokyo where Mobileye has either launched testing or plans to this year. Mobileye launched its first test fleet in Jerusalem in 2018 and added one in Munich in 2020. “If we want to build something that will scale, we need to be able to drive in challeng...
Tags: TC, Transportation, New York, Germany, New York City, Jerusalem, Tech, Intel, Munich, Automotive, Gm, Manhattan, Tokyo, Toyota, Autonomous Vehicles, Volkswagen

United States: A Look Into 2021: Data Privacy Legislative Efforts In The State Of New York - Moses & Singer LLP

Governor Cuomo's vision of a New York comprehensive data privacy law may be reflected in the New York State legislature's proposed trio of data privacy bills.
Tags: New York, News, United States, New York State, Cuomo, Singer LLP, New York Moses

United States: New York Requires Employers To Adopt Safety Standards To Reduce Spread Of Diseases - Moses & Singer LLP

In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, New York State has enacted legislation mandating steps employers must take to minimize the spread of airborne infectious diseases.
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United States: New York State Eliminates Mandatory Reopening Guidance For Offices - Moses & Singer LLP

On June 23, 2021, New York State archived the most recent guidance issued by NYS Department of Health, dated June 8, 2021 ("June 8 NYS Guidance"), eliminating most requirements for office reopening, including questionnaires, ...
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United States: New York State Passes Two Bills Addressing Subscription Services And Tech Solutions During COVID-19 - Blaney McMurtry LLP

New York State legislature recently passed two consumer protection bills in response to the Covid-19 pandemic.
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Sociodemographic characteristics, inequities associated with access to in-person, remote elementary schooling during pandemic in New York State

What The Study Did: Among the few New York state public school districts providing full-time in-person elementary school instruction during the COVID-19 pandemic, most districts served predominately white students, rural/suburban students and children who were not disadvantaged (children who were not from a low-income family, were not English language learners, did not have homelessness, and did not have a disability).
Tags: New York, Science, New York State

New York Democrats Relying on Deception to Attack Gun Industry

That this is harassment of the “law-abiding” is being presented as a measure against “gun violence” is the first huge lie. (Governor Andrew Cuomo/Facebook) U.S.A. – -( “Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed legislation … holding gun manufacturers liable for the harm their products cause,” a July 6 press release from the New York governor’s website announced. “The only industry in the United States of America immune from lawsuits are the gun manufacturers, but we will not stand f...
Tags: Facebook, New York, Guns, California, New Jersey, Gm, Chevy, Resistance, Andrew Cuomo, Michael Bloomberg, New York State, Cuomo, United States of America, Andrew M Cuomo, ATF, Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives

Some lawmakers are trying to block Chick-fil-A from New York rest stops as past political donations continue to haunt the chain

Tom Pennington/Getty Images Chick-fil-A plans to open restaurants in New York thruway rest stops. Some New York lawmakers say Chick-fil-A goes against the state's values. Chick-fil-A no longer makes political donations. See more stories on Insider's business page. Chick-fil-A is once again facing controversy after the New York State Thruway Authority announced that the chicken chain would be added to some rest stops.The Thruway Authority approved a plan to spend $300 million rebui...
Tags: New York, US, Trends, Lgbtq, New York State, Wendy, McDonald, Linda Rosenthal, Chick, Yum Brands, Thruway Authority, New York State Thruway Authority, Kate Taylor, Dan Cathy, Tom Pennington, Mary Meisenzahl

Rudy Giuliani called the Capitol riot an 'unfortunate trespass,' the latest attempt by Trump allies to whitewash January 6

Rudy Giuliani on Newsmax. Newsmax Rudy Giuliani called the Capitol riot an "unfortunate trespass" in an interview with Newsmax Monday. Giuliani was pushing a baseless theory that Ashli Babbitt's death was part of a plot. Giuliani was recently suspended from practicing law in New York and Washington, DC. See more stories on Insider's business page. Rudy Giuliani described the Capitol riot as an "unfortunate trespass" in an interview with the right-wing Newsmax channel on Monday. Th...
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New York City’s new biometrics privacy law takes effect

A new biometrics privacy ordinance has taken effect across New York City, putting new limits on what businesses can do with the biometric data they collect on their customers. From Friday, businesses that collect biometric information — most commonly in the form of facial recognition and fingerprints — are required to conspicuously post notices and signs to customers at their doors explaining how their data will be collected. The ordinance applies to a wide range of businesses — retailers, store...
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NY: Cuomo “Gun Violence” Emergency Less than it Seems

Gov. Cuomo’s hypocracy is on full display with comments condemning alleged Trump tyranny. U.S.A. –-( The latest example of misuse of “public health emergency” as an Orwellian phrase is by Governor Cuomo of New York. Governor Cuomo declared a First-in the Nation “Gun Violence Disaster Emergency”. Big government proponents love “emergencies” because “emergencies” give them the power they otherwise do not have. This is why we see the ever-expanding use of “emergency” or “disaster” ...
Tags: New York, Guns, New York City, Department Of Defense, United States, Arizona, Andrew Cuomo, Long Island, New York State, Cuomo, State, Andrew M Cuomo, ATF, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch

Ivanka Trump could be the next target for Manhattan's district attorney, according to a former federal prosecutor

Ivanka Trump Getty Ivanka Trump could be the next target for Manhattan's district attorney, according to a former federal prosecutor. Manhattan's DA is investigating whether Donald Trump and his family committed financial crimes. Trump's long-serving deputy Alan Weisselberg was last week charged with tax crimes. See more stories on Insider's business page. Ivanka Trump could be the next target of Manhattan District Attorney's criminal investigation into Donald Trump and...
Tags: Politics, News, Trends, Cnn, Manhattan, Msnbc, Donald Trump, New York State, Irs, Trump, Cyrus Vance, DA, Brooklyn NY, Ivanka, Ivanka Trump, Trump Organization

We tried out the first statewide vaccine passport

On June 20, about 20,000 fans gathered at Madison Square Garden in New York City for a Foo Fighters concert. The venue was at full capacity for the first time since the start of the pandemic, but it wasn’t a full return to normalcy: To get in, ticket holders needed to show proof that they’d been vaccinated—in the form of either a paper card or the state’s Excelsior Pass, a much-debated smartphone app that launched earlier this year.  The pass now has about 2 million downloads, which represent...
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United States: Make Me A Right Of Refusal I Can't Refuse - Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP

The New York State rule against perpetuities is based on the common law rule and provides that "no estate in property shall be valid unless it must vest, if at all, not later than twenty-one years...
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Watch Trump Org CFO Allen Weisselberg being led into court in handcuffs

Trump Organization chief financial officer Allen Weisselberg looks on as then-U.S. Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a news conference at Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York, U.S., May 31, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri//File Photo Trump Organization CFO Allen Weisselberg was led into a Manhattan courtroom in handcuffs. Weisselberg is facing charges in the Manhattan DA's financial crimes probe of the Trump Org. Weisselberg voluntarily turned himself in to author...
Tags: Politics, New York City, Trends, Manhattan, Donald Trump, New York State, Trump Tower, Manhattan New York, Trump Organization, Allen Weisselberg, Sonam Sheth, Weisselberg, Grace Panetta, Trump Org Weisselberg

Your guide to what’s happening with vaccine passports in the US

A year ago, vaccines to tackle the covid pandemic seemed like a far-off idea. Today, though, doses have been delivered to almost one-quarter of the world’s people—and some are being asked to prove they’re among them, leading to the rise of so-called vaccine passports. The details of these credentials vary from place to place, but at their heart they are the same: digital health records, stored on your phone, to use as proof that you are a low risk to others. Supporters of digital vaccination ...
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Watch the newest commercials from Kohl’s, I Love NY, Mastercard and more

I Love NY, the tourism marketing initiative of the New York Department of Economic Development, says, “It’s time to get out and explore New York State.”
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United States: Current New York Tax Considerations For Asset Managers—Part 1, Sourcing Fee Income In A Remote Work Model - Mayer Brown

Asset managers face a complicated tax environment in New York. They must consider not just New York State (NYS) business taxes on their management companies...
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9 boutique hotels in the Catskills with design-forward interiors that nearly upstage their gorgeous mountain settings

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Ben Fitchett/Urban Cowboy Two hours from New York City, the Catskills is a year-round delight for outdoor activity. Many boutique hotels have recently opened, drawing visitors to intimate, design-forward rooms. The best Catskills hotels feature Scandi design and experiential amenities amid unparalleled nature. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Roughly two hours outside of Manhattan, the Catskills offe...
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Allies of Rudy Giuliani have created a 'Freedom Fund' to aid the former Trump lawyer with legal issues

Rudy Giuliani. AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File Allies of Rudy Giuliani have created a "Freedom Fund" to assist the former Trump lawyer. Bernard Kerik said that the fund would help Giuliani "defend himself from frivolous lawsuits." On Thursday, Giuliani was suspended from practicing law in New York State pending further review. Sign up for the 10 Things in Politics daily newsletter. Allies of Rudy Giuliani on Saturday announced that they have formed a defense fund to aid the ex-lawyer for forme...
Tags: Politics, New York, Legal, New York City, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Fbi, United States, Manhattan, Biden, Rudy, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Justice Department

Johnson & Johnson Agrees To Pay $230 Million To New York State & Exit Opioid Market

The company has agreed to permanently stop selling opioids across the country, not just New York state.
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J&J Reaches $230 Million Opioid Settlement With New York State

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson agreed to pay about $230 million to resolve claims it helped fuel an opioid crisis in New York, the...
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Opinion: Rudy Giuliani is in big trouble

In a carefully reasoned and evidence-packed decision, a New York State appellate court suspended Rudy Giuliani's law license this week. The court found that Giuliani engaged in so many clearly unethical actions while seeking to overthrow the results of the 2020 presidential election on behalf of his client Donald Trump, that immediate action was necessary to protect the public.
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