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  1. solus

    well a quandary...

    received a promo for a hamfest to be held at a local American Legion... w/a notice in the middle of the promo which states... notice: due to local ordinances and club policy, neither weapons nor pornographic material may be displayed or sold at xyz site. checking out the 'local ordinances' as...
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    open note to admin

    quite interesting when visiting your site my google switches to french language when reading the numerous illustrious recent postings!! oh wait those are the spam posts across the breath of OCDC and the things i have learned so late in life about VIAGRA on those foreign language posts...
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    national defense authorization act HR 4350 Sec 529 ERPO

    truly disappointed nobody, with all the retired/active service members, has mentioned this previously... this bill has introduced the equivalent of ERPO [extreme risk protection orders] are already in every state!! quote: The specific provision gives military courts the authority to prohibit...
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    Now travelers can't take firearms into VA roadside rest area restrooms...

    driving out of WVA stopped at VA rest area and walked up to the restroom and found this... truly an unbelievable step backwards in firearm advocacy...sigh...complete lunacy!!! effective 1 July, quote: Section 18.2-283.2 - Carrying a firearm or explosive material within Capitol Square and...
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    differences of opinion continue to stir the anti-firearm crowd - especially when each party uses different data streams...

    Here’s a breakdown of the FBI’s data for “active” shootings over the past five years: 2016: 20 2017: 31 2018: 30 2019: 30 2020: 40 Here’s the number of “mass” shootings for the same timeframe from the Gun Violence Archive [GVA]: 2016: 382 2017: 346 2018: 337 2019: 417 2020: No data posted...
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    Gov. Cuomo declares state of emergency on gun violence

    New York Governor Andrew Cuomo declared a "state emergency" stemming from gun violence in the state. The Tuesday announcement comes after a rise in violence across the state, but just hours after New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced that NYPD data shows murders and shootings in the city...
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    Biden's independence speech

    Strictly about the lives lost "due" to corvirus deaths... horse hockey! [best part..started referencing monuments in dc area...news is showing the lincoln monument as joe is talking about martin luther king?
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    Staffing Crisis in policing

    The June survey of nearly 200 agencies by Police Executive Research Forum (PERF), a nonprofit think tank, shows a startling 45% increase in the retirement rate and a nearly 20% increase in resignations in 2020-21 compared to the previous year. E.g., quote: In Seattle, a record 180 officers...
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    LOTT & ex NRA President Keene...failed to do due diligence & got pranked - BIG time!

    23 june 2021 buzzfeednews, quote: https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/amberjamieson/nra-president-graduation-speech?scrolla=5eb6d68b7fedc32c19ef33b4 The words of former NRA president David Keene and gun rights activist John Lott echoed over a sea of empty white chairs at a stadium in Las Vegas...
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    Background checks blocked a record high 300,000 gun sales

    SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — The number of people stopped from buying guns through the U.S. background check system hit an all-time high of more than 300,000 last year amid a surge of firearm sales, according to new records obtained by the group Everytown for Gun Safety. The FBI numbers provided to...
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    Winchester, Browning, & Herter’s 9mm Luger 115 grain FMJ & 115 grain JHP Recall

    Winchester has initiated a voluntary recall of 9mm Luger 115 grain Full Metal Jacket & 115 grain Jacketed Hollow Point. The following Winchester symbols and date codes are covered by this recall: Symbols: Q4172, RED9, USA9JHP, USA9MMVP, USA9W, WW9B Winchester has determined the above lots of...
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    Local Sam's Club 'leave OC firearm in the car' upon entrance?

    As mentioned under NC forum, one friend was told that mantra upon entrance and he left, nothing said when i showed up early afternoon - same greeter at the store. today, same greeter, told to leave it in the vehicle - we're awaiting signage...i walked past him w/o acknowledgement. Sam's Club...
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    If a LE resigns from an organizational assignment...are they still employed?

    Every member of a police crowd-control unit in the US city of Portland has resigned after one of its officers was indicted on an assault charge. Earlier this week, a grand jury decided to indict Portland police officer Corey Budworth with one count of fourth-degree assault - the first RTT...
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    Oh dear ~ Alcohol is the most commonly used illegal drug among U.S. high school students.

    per, journal of studies on alcohol and drugs, from the alcohol and substances use studies, quote: https://www.jsad.com/doi/full/10.15288/jsad.2021.82.368 Underage youth drank 11.73% of the alcoholic drinks sold in the U.S. market in 2011 and 8.6% in 2016. Total sales revenue attributable to...
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    Hindsight is simply wonderful - Examining the U.S. Capital Attack - Staff Report all 128 pages.

    https://s.wsj.net/public/resources/documents/Jan%206%20HSGAC%20Rules%20Report.pdf -- The attack was, quite frankly, planned in plain sight," Democratic Sen. Gary Peters, head of the homeland security panel, told reporters. “There were significant, widespread and unacceptable breakdowns in the...
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    Best laid plans of congressional mice Gang aft-a-gley

    apologies to Burns...quote: The best-laid schemes o' mice an 'men Gang aft agley, An' lea'e us nought but grief an' pain, unquote Army Times: The Senate appeared to have confirmed Christine Wormuth Wednesday night — until the body reversed her confirmation just hours later in an unusual...
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    Texas' earth shattering shock & awe news...but is it?

    Much hoopla going on in newspeek & social media circles regarding Texas' "constitutional" firearm carry legislation...found here: https://capitol.texas.gov/tlodocs/87R/billtext/pdf/HB01927H.pdf#navpanes=0 still has provisions for LEs to, quote: ...in the lawful discharge of the officers's...
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    With query about SC firearms grassroots I got curious about NC's GRNC...

    Kinda wish i didn't peel back that onion... 1. Reciprocity map on website: dated a decade ago... https://www.grnc.org/home/about-grnc/grnc-accomplishments 2. latest photos are from 2017, most 2013...https://www.grnc.org/home/grnc-photos 3. Last GRNC President's blog almost 90 days...
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    House Judiciary committee approved HB 398 = Repeal PPP mandates

    HB 398, 2nd edition, quote: A BILL TO BE ENTITLED 2 AN ACT TO REPEAL PISTOL PURCHASE PERMITS. 3 The General Assembly of North Carolina enacts: 4 SECTION 1.(a) G.S. 14-402 through G.S. 14-405 and G.S. 14-407.1 are repealed. 5 SECTION 1.(b) G.S. 14-315(b1)(1) is repealed. 6 SECTION 1.(c) G.S...
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