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Family’s Home Raided over Facebook Photo of Child’s Rifle

right2think Wrote: Mar 20, 2013 8:24 AM
The burden of guilt or innocence is never on the individual. It's always on the state. That's our Constitutional right. This father can take the picture anywhere he pleases. The state has the burden to do a better job of getting their facts before they act.

New Jersey police and Dept. of Children and Families officials raided the home of a firearms instructor and demanded to see his guns after he posted a Facebook photo of his 11-year-old son holding a rifle.

“Someone called family services about the photo,” said Evan Nappen, an attorney representing Shawn Moore. “It led to an incredible, heavy-handed raid on his house. They wanted to see his gun safe, his guns and search his house. They even threatened to take his kids.”

Moore was not arrested or charged.

A Dept. of Children and Families spokesperson told me they could not confirm or...