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New York's 'red flag' gun safety laws didn't stop Buffalo shooter

People hug outside the scene after a shooting at a supermarket on Saturday, May 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (Joshua Bessex/AP)
People hug outside the scene after a shooting at a supermarket on Saturday, May 14, 2022, in Buffalo, N.Y. (Joshua Bessex/AP)

Here & Now‘s Anthony Brooks speaks with David Pucino, deputy chief counsel at the gun safety group the Giffords Law Center, about a 2019 law in New York state that is meant to stop dangerous people from getting hold of guns.

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