Law prohibits school districts from trying to arm teachers

Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law Thursday that bans teachers from carrying guns on school grounds.

News 12 Staff

Aug 1, 2019, 12:41 PM

Updated 1,819 days ago

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NEW YORK - Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed a law Thursday that bans teachers from carrying guns on school grounds.
Resource officers, law enforcement officials and security guards are exempt from the measure. 
The new law will stop any local districts from trying to arm teachers.
AP wires contributed to this report.


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