Q: Can i carry a 4" blade pocket knife in public if i have a felony in New York State?
A: Section 265.01 prohibits gravity knives and switchblades or any knife intended to be used against another. It does not fro hi it Foldable knives or pocket knives. There is no specific prohibition of a felon in possession. That is limited to guns of any type possessed by a felon which is prohibited by Federal Law
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