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2 NY Sheriffs Refuse to Enforce Cuomo’s 10-Person Thanksgiving Limit

Two county sheriffs in New York state said they won’t enforce Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s 10-person indoor limit during holiday gatherings. Fulton County Sheriff Richard Giardino, in a Facebook post, said that a governor’s executive order directed at citizens for private conduct isn’t typically a law with penalties. While he said the order applying to businesses can be enforced, he said the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office won’t enforce the restriction, and people won’t be arrested for flouting the rules. “We have limited resources and we have to set priorities, so obtaining a search warrant to enter your home to see how many turkey or tofu eaters are present is not a priority,” he wrote. “We won’t be doing that. The only way to enter your residence is if we have a warrant, we are invited in, or an exigent or emergency circumstance exists. “We have three patrols a shift for 500 …

2 NY Sheriffs Refuse to Enforce Cuomo’s 10-Person Thanksgiving Limit

Two county sheriffs in New York state said they won’t enforce Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s 10-person indoor limit during holiday gatherings. Fulton County Sheriff Richard Giardino, in a Facebook post, said that a governor’s executive order directed at citizens for private conduct isn’t typically a law with penalties. While he said the order applying to businesses can be enforced, he said the Fulton County Sheriff’s Office won’t enforce the restriction, and people won’t be arrested for flouting the rules. “We have limited resources and we have to set priorities, so obtaining a search warrant to enter your home to see how many turkey or tofu eaters are present is not a priority,” he wrote. “We won’t be doing that. The only way to enter your residence is if we have a warrant, we are invited in, or an exigent or emergency circumstance exists. “We have three patrols a shift for 500 …