Admitting drug use = no guns?

Discussion in 'Politics' started by M14 Shooter, Jan 17, 2011.

  1. M14 Shooter
    Offline

    M14 Shooter The Light of Truth

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2007
    Messages:
    20,218
    Thanks Received:
    1,766
    Trophy Points:
    215
    Ratings:
    +4,568
    Senator Schumer is always looking for strange and unusual ways to rape the 2nd Amendment:

    Schumer Pushes for Military to Report Applicants' Drug Use to Prevent Gun Purchases - FoxNews.com

    Way to never let a tragedy go to waste, Chuck!

    Asie from the fact that there's no law to this effect - no court anywhere will uphold this as 'due process'.
     
  2. JamesInFlorida
    Offline

    JamesInFlorida Senior Member

    Joined:
    Dec 18, 2010
    Messages:
    1,501
    Thanks Received:
    184
    Trophy Points:
    48
    Ratings:
    +184
    That's way over the top. I guess he doesn't think any of the past 3 presidents should be able to own a gun.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 2
  3. martybegan
    Offline

    martybegan Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2010
    Messages:
    32,070
    Thanks Received:
    4,424
    Trophy Points:
    1,140
    Ratings:
    +13,565
    Just another attempted end run around the constitution.
     
  4. chanel
    Offline

    chanel Silver Member

    Joined:
    Jun 8, 2009
    Messages:
    12,130
    Thanks Received:
    2,746
    Trophy Points:
    98
    Location:
    People's Republic of NJ
    Ratings:
    +2,750
    I wouldn't mind seeing a drug test along with a criminal history and mental health check before someone can purchase a gun.
     
  5. Meister
    Offline

    Meister Platinum Member Supporting Member

    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2009
    Messages:
    25,971
    Thanks Received:
    8,112
    Trophy Points:
    493
    Location:
    Conservative part of the Northwest
    Ratings:
    +8,149
    It really does seem that the democrats want America to take their eye off the ball and focus on 2nd Amendment rights. Unemployment rose this past month, the economy is still anemic at best. There still is the business of getting a budget that politicians can agree on.
    But, let's focus on the 2nd Amendment.
     
  6. dilloduck
    Offline

    dilloduck Diamond Member

    Joined:
    May 8, 2004
    Messages:
    53,240
    Thanks Received:
    5,553
    Trophy Points:
    1,850
    Location:
    Austin, TX
    Ratings:
    +6,407
    They should do the same thing when people purchase computers.
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  7. martybegan
    Offline

    martybegan Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2010
    Messages:
    32,070
    Thanks Received:
    4,424
    Trophy Points:
    1,140
    Ratings:
    +13,565
    Would you submit to the above tests to get a driver's licsence?
     
    • Thank You! Thank You! x 1
  8. martybegan
    Offline

    martybegan Platinum Member

    Joined:
    Apr 5, 2010
    Messages:
    32,070
    Thanks Received:
    4,424
    Trophy Points:
    1,140
    Ratings:
    +13,565
    I am betting that the Republicans are praying that the dems start focusing on Gun Control again, as it is an instant loser for them in 90% of the country.
     
  9. M14 Shooter
    Offline

    M14 Shooter The Light of Truth

    Joined:
    Sep 26, 2007
    Messages:
    20,218
    Thanks Received:
    1,766
    Trophy Points:
    215
    Ratings:
    +4,568
    All of these things are forms of prior restraint.
    Prior restraint is an infringement.
     
  10. Missourian
    Offline

    Missourian Gold Member

    Joined:
    Aug 30, 2008
    Messages:
    17,556
    Thanks Received:
    5,257
    Trophy Points:
    280
    Location:
    Missouri
    Ratings:
    +10,501

    Or a car. Or gasoline. Or propane.
     
    Last edited: Jan 17, 2011

Share This Page