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davidinalameda Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Feb-03-04 02:05 PM
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44. back ground checks only work if they're used
my little sister bought a rifle for her ex-husband while they were still married and even after she told them it was going to be a gift, whoever sold her the rifle didn't care--they only did the background check on her and of course, it came up clean

if they had done the background check on the husband, she would have never been allowed to buy it for him

people like him, who have a history of violence, should never be allowed to have guns--I don't care if he paid his debt to society, he is still a danger--my little sister can vouch for that--to the effect that "I'll find you wherever you go"

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  -Assumption of guilt alwynsw  Feb-01-04 04:52 PM   #0 
  - I don't believe in background checks either  lcordero   Feb-01-04 05:01 PM   #1 
  - I agree  Columbia   Feb-01-04 05:14 PM   #2 
  - Good points Columbia,  MrSandman   Feb-01-04 06:10 PM   #3 
  - I DO Believe in Background Checks  CO Liberal   Feb-01-04 07:34 PM   #4 
     - Well Said, CO  Paladin   Feb-01-04 08:39 PM   #5 
     - I understand your reservations  Columbia   Feb-01-04 09:42 PM   #6 
     - Columbia...  CO Liberal   Feb-01-04 09:51 PM   #7 
        - I'd like that too  Columbia   Feb-01-04 10:01 PM   #9 
           - Then Eliminate the Black Market  CO Liberal   Feb-01-04 10:09 PM   #11 
              - Hmm..  Columbia   Feb-01-04 10:13 PM   #12 
              - Quadruple the sentences - Having a flashback now - Quadruple the sentences  slackmaster   Feb-02-04 10:01 AM   #22 
     - Let's get a few things crystal clear  lcordero   Feb-01-04 10:00 PM   #8 
     - All excellent points  Columbia   Feb-01-04 10:03 PM   #10 
     - Counterpoints  CO Liberal   Feb-01-04 10:15 PM   #13 
        - your points are moot  lcordero   Feb-01-04 10:55 PM   #14 
           - Just How Do You Manage Going Thru Life Day-to-Day??  CO Liberal   Feb-02-04 06:41 AM   #17 
              - If you haven't noticed  lcordero   Feb-02-04 08:39 AM   #20 
                 - Amazing...simply amazing  MrBenchley   Feb-03-04 06:32 AM   #24 
                    - Like Mike Rivero from wrh says,  lcordero   Feb-03-04 09:53 AM   #25 
                       - Too frigging funny...  MrBenchley   Feb-03-04 10:36 AM   #27 
                          - How can all the males in Switzerland be issued assault rifles  lcordero   Feb-03-04 10:54 AM   #28 
                             - Who the hell are you trying to kid?  MrBenchley   Feb-03-04 11:06 AM   #29 
                                - PULEEZE  lcordero   Feb-03-04 11:19 AM   #30 
                                - Hahahahahaha...  MrBenchley   Feb-03-04 11:41 AM   #33 
                                   - Oh?  lcordero   Feb-03-04 11:49 AM   #36 
                                      - Deleted message  Name removed   Feb-03-04 12:45 PM   #41 
                                - Since when has Switzerland registered guns?  lcordero   Feb-03-04 11:34 AM   #32 
                                - What do you think?  MrBenchley   Feb-03-04 11:42 AM   #34 
                                   - they do and that's why they don't have any issues  lcordero   Feb-03-04 11:46 AM   #35 
                                      - Ho-kay  MrBenchley   Feb-03-04 11:52 AM   #38 
                                         - The difference between you and me is that I back up what I say  lcordero   Feb-03-04 12:00 PM   #39 
                                            - Tell us....  MrBenchley   Feb-03-04 12:43 PM   #40 
                                               - I see that by the deleted message earlier that you went out of  lcordero   Feb-03-04 04:06 PM   #50 
                                - Swiss laws aren't all that much different than ours  demsrule4life   Feb-03-04 11:49 AM   #37 
                                   - Hilarious and wrong  MrBenchley   Feb-03-04 12:47 PM   #42 
                                      - A written contract between the buyer and seller  demsrule4life   Feb-03-04 02:04 PM   #43 
                                         - ROFL!!  beevul   Feb-03-04 02:12 PM   #45 
                                            - Just Like Swiss Cheese  CO Liberal   Feb-03-04 02:24 PM   #46 
     - Your thoughts on a bill coming up in your state  demsrule4life   Feb-02-04 06:22 AM   #15 
     - My Thoughts  CO Liberal   Feb-02-04 06:48 AM   #18 
        - I havent noticed the blood flowing in Vermont  demsrule4life   Feb-02-04 06:55 AM   #19 
        - There May Be a COnnection There  CO Liberal   Feb-02-04 08:47 AM   #21 
        - I have to question one of your core assumptions  slackmaster   Feb-03-04 11:24 AM   #31 
     - By this "theory"  MrBenchley   Feb-02-04 06:41 AM   #16 
        - Repeat after me  slackmaster   Feb-02-04 10:03 AM   #23 
           - LOL, too true.  alwynsw   Feb-03-04 10:28 AM   #26 
  - back ground checks only work if they're used  dwickham   Feb-03-04 02:05 PM   #44 
     - Straw purchase  Columbia   Feb-03-04 02:31 PM   #47 
        - but she told them that it wasn't for her  dwickham   Feb-03-04 03:17 PM   #48 
           - Does not matter  Columbia   Feb-03-04 03:48 PM   #49 

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