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Old 01-05-2013, 08:29 PM   #36
NFRs2000nyc
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Originally Posted by Sentaruu View Post
reading the statute, it seems as tho you are only liable if the minor gains access to the firearm if its not secured by one of the three listed methods. however if the minor was to gain access to the firearm while it was secured using one of the methods outside lawful use of the said firearm, it doesnt seem that the gun owner would be held liable. doesnt make any mention of a gun owner having to store the firearm in a certain way under the law.

either way, common sense dictates that you securely store your firearms so that minors do not have a chance to get their hands on them
Again, that seems like we are interpreting the law in roundabout ways.....to me it sounds like "there is no law for murder unless there is a body."
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