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After Performing at Obama's Inaguration Chicago Honor Student Shot in the Back, Killed

Rich D. Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 1:12 PM
jessierandall Wrote: 12 hours ago (12:03 AM) - Because the thing is, background checks have been scuttled by the usual NRA prats and paid-off GOP hacks in Congress. The ATF has been defanged by those same corrupt dorks..... ---- Are you pretending to be that dense? I'll spell it out for you - ALL firearms purchased through a licensed dealer require a background check, even at gun shows. State laws cannot preempt that. Do you think that criminals go through dealers? The "defanged" ATF runs guns to Mexican criminals, and evades subpeonas for info.
rwingflyer Wrote: Jan 31, 2013 5:54 PM
Correct. Criminals don't get background checks before they break into a house and steal the firearms for later use. Neither do gun runners do background checks when they sell firearms from the trunks of their cars. Only law-abiding citizens have known firearm records on file with the feds.

More sad news out of Chicago today as violent gangs continue to take over the unarmed city. The young girl and honor student who performed at President Obama's second Inaguration just last week has been gunned down and killed. More from the New York Daily News:

 A 15-year-old Chicago honor student who participated in inaugural events celebrating President Obama's re-election was fatally shot Tuesday just blocks from her school.

Hadiya Pendleton was among approximately a dozen teens taking cover from the rain in a local park at 2:30 p.m. when a gunman jumped...

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