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Put Prospective Gun Owners Under The Microscope

Original Saepe_Expertus Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 5:15 PM
Rachael Marsden WROTE: "So how can America go about fixing its gun laws? Well, it's complicated, because all the crazies are mixed in with the sane gun owners. Since there was no sanity litmus test at the outset, how about implementing mandatory license renewal complete with psychological evaluations and background checks? Anyone failing to comply with a basic psychological competency test should have his weapons revoked. I would be VERY SUSPECT of those writing and administering said tests....it would be too easy to infringe ever more on the 2nd Amendment. "...shall NOT be infringed." All of you here that believe the government's intentions are to be trusted....raise your hands.
Earl29 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 7:14 PM
The crazies are not mixed in with the sane gun owners; the crazies oppose the sane gun owners.

PARIS -- Anyone who can't withstand a rational debate on the subject of gun control -- particularly in light of last week's Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre in Connecticut -- should be automatically prohibited from ever owning a firearm. In fact, this should be the number-one requirement of gun ownership: Can someone applying for ownership of a deadly weapon withstand an hour-long debate against someone in favor of gun control without resorting to physical or verbal assault?

Is it too much to ask that every person wanting to possess a firearm be subject to a battery of tests -- everything from...