ERPO, The Extreme Risk Protection Order, also known as the Red Flag Law, just passed in the New York State Legislature. The law allows for the removal of guns from the home of a person considered to be a danger to him/herself or others when decided by a judge after a hearing.
You will hear from the experts about how to use the Red Flag Law and other tools to make our schools and communities safe from gun violence.
New Yorkers Against Gun Violence (NYAGV) has assembled a panel that includes:
Nassau County Police Commissioner Patrick Ryder
New York State Senator Anna Kaplan,
Dr. Lorna Lewis, School Superintendent Plainview-Old Bethpage
Rebecca Fischer, NYAGV Executive Director
Dr. Jeffrey Oestreicher, Gun Violence Prevention, American Academy of Pediatrics
Dr. Abid I. Khan, Director of Psychiatry, Brunswick Hospital
Co-presented with New Yorkers Against Gun Violence and Landmark on Main Street
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