Thread: Another Thread to Tug On
So I found this article, which specifically mentions Florida, but since WA falls within this category as a state with a Castle Doctrine, we would be affected as well.
Now, I'm no fan of Government grants and funding in many cases so this specific threat from the left itself means nothing.
But looking at the long game if something like this passed then states could start taking away laws that allow us to defend ourselves instead of running and hiding to try and get back their precious bloated government pork.
Total ignorance: an Obama supporter's stock in trade
What sort of man would put a known criminal in charge of a major branch of government? Apart from, say, the average voter.
I believe in freedom, Mr. Lipwig. Not many people do, although they will, of course, protest otherwise. And no practical definition of freedom would be complete without the freedom to take the consequences. Indeed, it is the freedom upon which all the others are based.
The freedom to succeed goes hand in hand with the freedom to fail. - Going Postal, Terry Pratchett
Sorry, I normally spend all my time in the WA section. Didn't even think to look elsewhere.
If cowardly and dishonorable men sometimes shoot unarmed men with army pistols or guns, the evil must be prevented by the penitentiary and gallows, and not by a general deprivation of constitutional privilege.
--- Arkansas Supreme Court, Wilson v. State (1878)
It's been pulled anyways.
Here is a very good response posted on this issue before
- Being prepared is to prepare, this is our responsibility.
- I am not your Mommy or Daddy and do not sugar coat it but I will tell you simply as how I see it, it is up to you on how you will or will not use it.
- IANAL, all information I present is for your review, do your own homework.