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AG Continues Gun Buybacks With Monmouth County Events March 8 & 9

ASBURY PARK — Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced today that a state-sponsored gun buyback program will continue with events for residents of Monmouth County that will be held at churches in Asbury Park and Keansburg on March 8 and 9.

Essex County Gun Buyback Nets 1,770 Weapons

TRENTON — Attorney General Jeffrey S. Chiesa announced today that more than 1,700 guns were turned in by Essex County residents during a state-sponsored gun buyback event held at a total of six churches in five Essex municipalities this past Friday and Saturday.

Assembly Panel Passes Bill To Limit Suspected Terrorists’ Ability To Obtain Guns

TRENTON — Legislation that would deny any person on the FBI Terrorist Watchlist a firearms identification card or permit was approved by an Assembly panel today, 7-2-1. This measure is one of numerous bills in an Assembly Democratic gun violence prevention bill package.