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  •  Not true - Explain these sections from cited info: (1+ / 0-)
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    S 265.05 Unlawful possession of weapons by persons under sixteen.

    It shall be unlawful for any person under the age of sixteen to possess any air-gun, spring-gun or other instrument or weapon in which the propelling force is a spring or air, or any gun or any instrument or weapon in or upon which any loaded or blank cartridges may be used, or any loaded or blank cartridges or ammunition therefor, or any dangerous knife; provided that the possession of rifle or shotgun or ammunition therefor by the holder of a hunting license or permit issued pursuant to article eleven of the environmental conservation law and used in accordance with said law shall not be governed by this section.

    A person who violates the provisions of this section shall be adjudged a juvenile delinquent.

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    S 265.06 Unlawful possession of a weapon upon school grounds.

    It shall be unlawful for any person age sixteen or older to knowingly possess any air-gun, spring-gun or other instrument or weapon in which the propelling force is a spring, air, piston or CO2 cartridge in or upon a building or grounds, used for educational purposes, of any  school, college or university, without the written authorization of such educational institution.

    Unlawful possession of a weapon upon school grounds is a violation.

    Thanks for the link --- It helps to keep the conversation reality-based.

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