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Gun Companies to Law Enforcement in Anti-Gun States: We’re Not Doing Business With You Anymore

katepatate Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 3:01 PM
Way to go businessmen. Now don't sell to the federal government either or to any Hollywood actor or actress who want to protect themselves. Make sure the armed guards of our politicians and their minions don't get new armor either. Let's see how they like having their guns taken away.
BanjoBobWins Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 3:04 PM
Funny, but that's not how Business works. I'm fine with it however. They should really got for it and sell no guns at all.
AmyDB Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 3:13 PM
Again...you do realize that hammers killed more people in a year than rifles did....don't you BB?
BanjoBobWins Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 3:19 PM
It's irrelevant. Baseball bats, hammers, you name it can all be used to kill. They, unlike guns, just aren't designed for the job specifically.
MudontheTires Wrote: Feb 16, 2013 3:26 PM
"They should really got for it and sell no guns at all."

If the gun makers stopped selling to Hollyweird and government, do you really think that would hurt their business? Especially since gun and ammo sales have been going through the roof for the last 4 years?

As the gun control debate rages on, we’ve seen a host of gun-rights advocates standing up for the Second Amendment. In addition to citizens, the NRA, the National Sheriffs Association and countless others, a number of companies—including gun manufacturers, sporting good retailers and gunsmiths—are now taking a stand by refusing to sell to law enforcement in New York and other states with restrictive gun laws.

The message in these companies’ statements is essentially about equality—local law enforcement and government agencies should not have rights that citizens do not.  Thus, if states such as New York choose to adopt restrictive...