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Dozens of New Mexico sheriffs have declared their counties Second Amendment sanctuaries, meaning they plan to protect people's gun rights, even if it means going against new state laws.One of the two new gun laws the state passed says people accused of domestic violence or who have a protective order against them can't have a gun.While sheriffs around the state are saying that's unconstitutional, others say these sheriffs are just mouthpieces for a larger organization.“The NRA (National Rifle Association) had a very well-orchestrated plan to get the sheriffs to be their puppets,” New Mexicans to Prevent Gun Violence President Miranda Viscoli said.Viscoli says sheriffs who have declared their counties Second Amendment sanctuaries are dangerous.“Now that this passed, local law enforcement, if they know that person is a domestic violence offender under protective order, they can remove the gun. Why wouldn't you want that?” Viscoli said.But Cibola County Sheriff Tony Mace says the new law singles out people who are accused, not convicted.“You're telling me to go seize someone's personal property, take away their constitutional right to bear arms without even have committed a crime,” Mace said.Mace has publicly criticized the new law, saying he and other sheriffs could go as far as to not enforce it.That got national attention.Now, Mace is in the spotlight again because of an email he sent to a state legislator. “The president of the NMSA (New Mexico Sheriff's Association) has an email that he has sent to one of our legislators saying that in his county, he has more power than the president of the United States,” Viscoli said.While Mace doesn't deny sending the email, he says what he sent were not his words.“This is actually language from the Supreme Court ruling of Mack versus Printz from 1996. I'm saying this is what one

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