Ferret fans hope New York City lifts 15-year-old ban so furry friends can come out of hiding

  • by: KAREN MATTHEWS , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 6, 2014 - 5:45 AM

NEW YORK — For 15 years, ferrets in New York City have been living in the shadows, outlawed under Mayor Rudolph Giuliani, who famously told a ferret fancier that "this excessive concern with little weasels is a sickness."

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