'Our rights are not for sale' say fir...

'Our rights are not for sale' say fired-up gun owners

There are 24 comments on the Examiner.com story from Apr 30, 2013, titled 'Our rights are not for sale' say fired-up gun owners. In it, Examiner.com reports that:

Promises of a big bucks political campaign to force Washington lawmakers to adopt a "universal background check" law, with threats of an initiative if they don't, have fired up Evergreen State gun owners since Monday's press conference by several Seattle religious activists.

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“Shall NOT be infringed!”

Since: Apr 13

San Jose, CA.

#22 May 1, 2013
they wrote:
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never were. That was paranoid BS that dummies like you believed.
"This is a most invaluable liberty guarantied to every American citizen. A people in the full enjoyment of the right of trial by jury, and all armed, are free, and cannot be reduced to slavery. In our country happily, the people are generally divided into opposing political parties of something like proximate numbers. All whether belonging to the party in power or the opposition, alike have the constitutional right to keep and bear arms.
The free exercise of this right is indispensable to the safety of those in opposition, and it is equally necessary to the preservation of the liberties of all. It is impossible that half, or any great proportion of the people of a country, should be enslaved without that soon becoming the fate of the whole. That party which preserves its own liberties, necessarily achieves the same for the entire nation..."

"...A Just, patriotic, and constitutional administration of the Government would never attempt to subvert the right the opposition, of all the people, to keep and bear arms. It is a right formidable only to tyrants, usurpers, and oppressors."


Since: Mar 09

The Left Coast

#23 May 1, 2013
Nope wrote:
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the gun nuts block all laws to reduce access to known criminals and the mentally ill and turn around and say that laws on the book aren't effective or enforced. Let's get rid of all laws and let the vigilantes, gangs and faux patriots shoot it out among themselves.
Your call, but the feel good liberals probably wouldn't fare well. I must have missed the law that puts the mentally ill in the ATF background check data base.

Saltillo, MS

#26 May 3, 2014
Elise Gingerich wrote:
I'm not ALLOWED to own a GUN, or anything related to a owning a GUN! the judge in Iowa City, Iowa, in my State Of Iowa, said to me: I am NOT ALLOWED to own ANYTHING related to a GUN, or the GUN, at all, because I am mentally ill! so, THAT, is THAT! I guess I will just have to throw rocks or dirt, or get a sword, or something, to defend myself! yeah, I guess I'm stuck, with having a sword, or throwing dirt, or rocks, to defend myself! I wish I wasn't mentally ill!
BUT you can be a politician. Then you can steal from the public legally.
You could do as Bloomberg and many other politicians, just order the police to escort you around with their guns.

Judge Greg Mathis
Mathis was denied a license to practice law for several years after graduating from law school because of his criminal past. He graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy in 1987. In 1995, he was elected a district court judge for Michigan's 36th District,

Judge rules former Mt. Vernon mayor can run again following felony conviction

The Constitution allows a convicted felon, such as Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens, to be a member of Congress, even if in prison.

Prison is not a bar to running for federal office, either. In 1798, Rep. Matthew Lyon ran for Congress from prison and won.

In Connecticut, according to staff attorney Ted Bromley with the state’s secretary of state office, a former felon can have the right to vote, run for office and serve in elected office if the person has paid all penalties or served all sentences in full and is not on parole.

“Act Interdimensional ly”

Since: Jan 08

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#27 May 6, 2014
Uuuh wrote:
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I don't believe in Martians....
Doesn't matter, they believe in you.

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