Thousands of people gathered here on Thursday to protest New York State's new gun restrictions, denouncing Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo and lawmakers in one of the largest rallies at the State Capitol in recent years.
The president of the National Rifle Association, David Keene, told the demonstrators that Mr. Cuomo had sacrificed the United States Constitution "on the altar of his own ambition and on the ego of Michael Bloomberg of New York City." Mr. Keene vowed to help New York gun owners fight the measure in court and defeat legislators who supported it.
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