This is scary. Did they detain you?
Thread: Lansing Police Alert
Lansing Police officers have been telling people open carrying is brandishing and illegal in Michigan.
Was told this at Quality Dairy on Pennsylvania Avenue and Cavanaugh and Kroger on Holmes and MLK.
I thought this was a non Issue with LPD but I guess they need a reminder.
i don't think he was told that by a LEO
"If it ain't loaded and cocked it don't shoot." - Rooster Cogburn
No it the stores employees.
The squad car and the Command SUV who hung out at our picnic on 7/24 said nothing to us.
Call for a cop, call for an ambulance, and call for a pizza. See who shows up first.
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He who cannot protect himself or his nearest and dearest or their honor by non-violently facing death, may and ought to do so by violently dealing with the oppressor. He who can do neither of the two is a burden.--M. K. Gandhi
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Giving up our liberties for safety is the one sure way to let the violent among us win.
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Officer says: "There was a court case and the CADL won and now nobody can OC there, and now the CADL is trying to get it so OC is considered brandishing and I wouldn't be upset if they win."
Store employee hears: OC is brandishing.
Those who expect to reap the benefits of freedom, must, like men, undergo the fatigue of supporting it. Thomas Paine