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4dsc Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Nov-14-11 07:04 AM
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14. These are seperate issues
Ex-felons have to get their voting rights restored too. Its a separate issue from restoring gun rights.
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  -Felons Finding It Easy to Regain Gun Rights onehandle  Nov-14-11 05:42 AM   #0 
  - NY hit piece on WA, how quaint.  Tejas   Nov-14-11 05:59 AM   #1 
  - Read the article  primavera   Nov-14-11 06:04 AM   #3 
  - The article would have never been written  Tejas   Nov-14-11 06:42 PM   #31 
     - a.) How do you know that to be true?  primavera   Nov-14-11 09:26 PM   #34 
        - Uh...because the NYT hasn't ever published such an article before?  Tejas   Nov-16-11 06:01 AM   #44 
  - Oh, there are many more examples than 'one individual'  Cirque du So-What   Nov-14-11 06:30 AM   #6 
  - "crucify" a law based on its consequences?  CreekDog   Nov-14-11 06:54 AM   #10 
  - Yes, 3yrs in prison for lying comes to mind.  Tejas   Nov-16-11 06:04 AM   #45 
  - any reading classes available in your hometown ?  russspeakeasy   Nov-14-11 09:19 AM   #24 
  - I am quite sure there will be plenty of support for this bizarre practice in the gungeon  DrDan   Nov-14-11 06:02 AM   #2 
  - They'll just dismiss it as anecdotal  primavera   Nov-14-11 06:12 AM   #4 
  - there was a poll posted there a week ago or so - and there were several that supported  DrDan   Nov-14-11 06:43 AM   #8 
  - Great. What the world needs is Fisher-Price's "My First 9mm".  KamaAina   Nov-14-11 01:49 PM   #29 
  - This'll probably get moved there anyway  Cirque du So-What   Nov-14-11 07:01 AM   #13 
  - This topic is already in the gun forum.  JustABozoOnThisBus   Nov-14-11 06:50 AM   #9 
  - Congratulations, NRA and useful idiots!  Cirque du So-What   Nov-14-11 06:28 AM   #5 
  - The should have their gun rights restored  4dsc   Nov-14-11 06:34 AM   #7 
  - gun advocacy is a religion now  CreekDog   Nov-14-11 06:55 AM   #11 
     - ...and that pesky Bill of Rights.  Tejas   Nov-14-11 06:43 PM   #32 
  - substitute voting rights for gun rights  melm00se   Nov-14-11 06:58 AM   #12 
  - These are seperate issues  4dsc   Nov-14-11 07:04 AM   #14 
  - I'm much more likely to support restoration of voting rights  Cirque du So-What   Nov-14-11 07:27 AM   #15 
     - so you get to selectively  melm00se   Nov-14-11 08:14 AM   #18 
     - Rights are earned  Cirque du So-What   Nov-14-11 08:21 AM   #20 
        - Yes, felons can lose rights by their conduct. But rights, unlike  24601   Nov-14-11 07:46 PM   #33 
        - Where legal rights are concerned, I disagree  Cirque du So-What   Nov-15-11 09:51 AM   #38 
           - I'm not trying to make this complicated - the concept really isn't..  24601   Nov-15-11 05:09 PM   #40 
        - rights are most certainly NOT EARNED  unionworks   Nov-15-11 10:11 PM   #43 
     - Not me  Ter   Nov-15-11 12:01 AM   #36 
  - No one ever died by an ex-felon voting again.  Ikonoklast   Nov-14-11 07:45 AM   #16 
  - your post illustrates why the gun advocacy movement is morally bankrupt  CreekDog   Nov-14-11 09:20 AM   #25 
  - No, with a family full of felons...  Chan790   Nov-14-11 02:10 PM   #30 
  - But not the right to vote. NT  madmax   Nov-14-11 07:58 AM   #17 
  - That really helps because they won't find jobs.  JNelson6563   Nov-14-11 08:19 AM   #19 
  - Why shouldn't my rights be restored?  Iggo   Nov-14-11 08:27 AM   #21 
  - Not a right, a religeon . . .  flamin lib   Nov-14-11 09:02 AM   #22 
  - A chicken and a gun in every pot!  AlbertCat   Nov-14-11 09:16 AM   #23 
  - Gun yes Vote no  willhe   Nov-14-11 09:29 AM   #26 
  - My First DU Post  Comatose Sphagetti   Nov-14-11 10:01 AM   #27 
  - Amen.  Iggo   Nov-14-11 10:16 AM   #28 
  - Welcome to DU  primavera   Nov-14-11 09:46 PM   #35 
  - Gawwwwwwwwwd Bless Uhmerka!  No Joe   Nov-15-11 01:59 AM   #37 
  - Larger issues to consider... Self defense, personal sovereignty  a_post_8   Nov-15-11 12:03 PM   #39 
  - Proving once again that guns are the answer - and gun nuttery rules  jpak   Nov-15-11 08:36 PM   #41 
     - Do you think people living in isolated areas...  a_post_8   Nov-15-11 09:37 PM   #42 

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