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Tuesday, March 12, 2013

VA says it won’t follow New York gun law

VA says it won’t follow New York gun law
The Associated Press
Posted : Monday Mar 11, 2013

ALBANY, N.Y. — The federal Department of Veterans Affairs says its mental health professionals won’t comply with a new gun law in New York that requires them to report the names of patients they believe likely to hurt themselves or others.

The reporting provision is set to take effect Saturday.
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This was my comment

Bravo! Too many veterans will not go to the VA over fear of losing their gun rights. While people talk about taking away the number one means of committing suicide, they have to address the reason they do it first.

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