Saturday, February 23, 2013

U.S. Veterans Receiving Letters From VA Prohibiting Ownership Or Purchase Of Firearms

DISARMING AMERICA'S HEROES: Veterans Receiving Letters Prohibiting The Purchase, Possession, Receipt, Or Transport Of A Firearm Or Ammunition... -- Red Flag

Written By Constitutional Attorney Michael Connelly, J.D.

How would you feel if you received a letter from the U.S. Government informing you that because of a physical or mental condition that the government says you have it is proposing to rule that you are incompetent to handle your own financial affairs? Suppose that letter also stated that the government is going to appoint a stranger to handle your affairs for you at your expense? That would certainly be scary enough but it gets worse.

What if that letter also stated: “A determination of incompetency will prohibit you from purchasing, possessing, receiving, or transporting a firearm or ammunition. If you knowingly violate any of these prohibitions, you may be fined, imprisoned, or both pursuant to the Brady Handgun Violence Prevention Act, Pub.L.No. 103-159, as implemented at 18, United States Code 924(a)(2).”?

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My Comment: Apparently this is a letter being sent to veterans who are suffering from PTSD. I have tried to find additional coverage from the main stream media, but there is no coverage (yet) of this story. There is (however) an energetic debate going on over at Twitchy.

Hat Tip: Gateway Pundit

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