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Posted: 5/20/2001 6:56:20 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/20/2001 7:03:16 PM EDT
closing the so called gun show loophole is just one of the many steps towards a nation of slaves first they ban private sales then liscening scemes then convication of all guns then well u know please excuse the typos cyrax out
Link Posted: 5/20/2001 7:04:41 PM EDT
Currently in Colorado it is illegal to buy a firearm from a private citizen w/o a background check at a "gun show". It is still legal to do in a back alley. One more example of a law that is all show and won't accomplish anything.
Link Posted: 5/20/2001 7:19:45 PM EDT
Link Posted: 5/20/2001 7:19:54 PM EDT
if you want to see what the future of colorado gun laws will be like just look to ca. for a example. they made a few mistakes there and it took them about 20 years to pass all of those laws. but other states have learned from that and it will take less than half that time here from the start of the gun show loophole.
Link Posted: 5/20/2001 7:25:39 PM EDT
Originally posted by Sweep -
There is no such thing as a gun show loop hole! All laws that apply to the private sale of a firearm outside of a gun show also apply at a guns show.
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Amen. But try telling that to our own guys, who are buying that liberal anti-gun crap. Someone needs to tell George W. to read his mail! Eric The Hun[>]:)]
Link Posted: 5/20/2001 10:15:40 PM EDT
Good to have you back, Sweep. [:)]
Link Posted: 5/21/2001 2:37:18 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 5/21/2001 2:36:11 AM EDT by Sweep]
Link Posted: 5/21/2001 8:36:06 AM EDT
the only gun show loophole is americian citizens can buy those horrible guns for their own use. how awful.
Link Posted: 5/21/2001 8:48:16 AM EDT
Yep as soon as they prohibit the private sale of guns at shows the next argument will be "Why should private sales of guns be allowed at all when this type of sale is even prohibited at gun shows?". The hand writing is on the wall folks.
Link Posted: 5/21/2001 11:22:14 PM EDT
Sweep- Yeah, all those third party wasted vote threads kinda wore me out too. Being a libertarian is tough. You KNOW you are right. No one else can see it. You just beat your head against the wall. Sometimes you just gotta let it heal up.
Link Posted: 5/22/2001 6:30:23 PM EDT
To a liberal, ANY individual liberty is a "loophole!!"
Link Posted: 5/22/2001 6:35:30 PM EDT
I've been to a few gunshows around the country that try to have this backround check for all sales. It doesn't work. The dealers that aren't licensed and who are selling their personal collections just walk out into the parking lot to conduct the sale. They aren't breaking any laws that way as it is still a private sale and not being sold at a gun show.
Link Posted: 5/22/2001 7:04:49 PM EDT
If your congresscritter tries to tell you that new gun show legislation would not affect ordinary private sales and would only apply to "commercial gun sellers" or some such, don't buy that line. In fact, "commercial gun sellers" would be the only people at gun shows NOT affected by legislation of this type; existing federal law already requires all persons "engaging in the business of dealing in firearms" to do the background checks that they now want to extend to private sales. My own congressman, Bart "BS" Stupak, constantly misrepresents the purpose of the gun show bill he voted for in 1999.
Link Posted: 5/22/2001 7:28:55 PM EDT
Stopping the sales of guns at shows isn't their main objective. The anti-gun weenies do not want a place where gun owners can congregate, because when people assemble the begin to talk then this talk leads to organization, then finally action. It is an attack on the 1st Amendment as they want to make the gun owners feel isolated from each other.
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