New York Magazine

Why Closing the ‘Boyfriend Loophole’ Would Be a Huge Deal

Speaking about a provision of a federal gun law that effectively exempts dating partners from regulations preventing gun ownership or purchase if they have been convicted of domestic violence, Susan Sorenson says, “Closing the ‘boyfriend loophole’ keeps the focus where it belongs: on the bad behavior rather than on the nature of the relationship between the two parties. Closing this loophole will make women safer.”