THIS WEEK'S QUESTION:

A Lisbon Central School and SUNY Canton graduate who was shocked by a border patrol agent following a dispute at a checkpoint is seeking $2 million in damages. The lawsuit claims Cooke suffered injuries to her neck, back, wrists and shoulders. It also states she suffered emotional distress, mental anxiety, humiliation, indignity and shame. The suit states Cooke was deprived of her liberty and suffered an invasion of privacy. For more see story.

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LAST WEEK'S QUESTION:

North Country politicians are putting forward a bill that would repeal several aspects of the states controversial gun control law known as the SAFE Act. The legislation, proposed by Assemblyman Marc W. Butler, R-Newport, would limit the SAFE Act’s restrictions only to New York City, while rolling back this attack on the Second Amendment rights of all law-abiding gun owners and sportsmen throughout the rest of the state. For details see story.

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