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Have you ever wondered if you would pass a background check if you tried to purchase a firearm? Under the federal Brady Law there are many reasons that you can be denied a firearms transfer denial. Answering these 10 questions we give you an idea if you are eligible to purchase and possess a firearm in the United States. Read more...

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February 1, 2012 at 8:24 am
(1) Jennifer Griffithe says:

Have had a CCP since age 21. See no reason why it would be revoked today.

February 1, 2012 at 11:27 am
(2) Cindy Webb says:

This is going to do little to get guns off the streets. Only the law-abiding citizens who want guns for self-protection and to protect their families will register. The thugs out there will know where to get their guns and none will be registered.

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April 7, 2013 at 9:11 pm
(4) Jimbo99 says:

Looks like answering yes to anything on the quiz is a red flag. And those questions should be the the criteria for a background check if you are a private party looking to transfer a firearm to another. I was under the assumption that the gun shops and even the gun & trade shows did this already. What any background check fails to do is simply ask if any one related to you that lives in your home has had any of these criminal charges against them and will have access to the firearm being transferred ? That’s what happened in CT @ SHES. The others, those were just nut cases pure & simple.

My stance on military style rifles. As a taxpayer, I can fund the R&D and be issued one on the day that the US Government calls me in for active duty. I should be able to purchase a semi-automatic variant of it at a reasonable cost to protect the domestic USA & my home, family & personal belongings. Anyone uninvited in my home is an intruder with unknown, yet bad intentions towards me and anyone that is a family member. The police, god love them, haven’t stopped crimes from occurring and I simply don’t want a report of what I know happened to me as a victim.

April 7, 2013 at 9:12 pm
(5) Jimbo99 says:

When it comes to any ban, I can purchase 10 round clips for ammo types that are far more powerful than an AR-15 or AK 47/AK-74 is capable of. So why ban a rifle that is weaker ? I mean, Clinton banned 9 mm Makarov handguns in the 90′s. A round that is weaker than a 9 mm luger/parabellum, yet more powerful than a 380 acp. The magazine holds 8 rounds, yet more modern 9 & 10 mm handguns hold 15+ rounds. Just me but the gun ban bill only makes sense to limit capacity of magazine. Because there is no such thing as an assault rifle by type, that’s a marketing term to sell a rifle model to the US military under contract as a standard issue weapon. If they sent the armed forces in with deer rifles with 30, 50, 100 round fully automatic capable rifles, do those become assault rifles ? There is no such thing as an assault rifle for a consumer. It’s a larger capacity underpowered deer rifle, because these military style weapons can be used in a lot of states to hunt medium sized game like deer.

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