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Figures this would be on NPR...a sheriff wanting people to " volunteer" to have their home search??

Discussion in 'Legal & Political Archive' started by CoastRange57, Dec 8, 2014.

  1. CoastRange57

    CoastRange57 Western Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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  2. Quacky88

    Quacky88 Oregon Active Member

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    Wow... Better hide the Donuts:rolleyes:
     
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  3. Mark W.

    Mark W. Silverton, OR Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    these statements had to have come from a SNL parody right?

    "Jacobs said he hopes some searches will result in the discovery of guns they didn't know were in their own homes"
    “Maybe we'll find a toy gun that's been altered by a youngster in the house — and we know the tragedies that can occur there on occasion.”
     
  4. Just Jim

    Just Jim Well-Known Member

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    Maybe Gruber was right, people are stupido_O
     
  5. bolus

    bolus Portland Gold Supporter Gold Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    Well I had this AR 15 airsoft rifle. I replaced the upper with a real AR 15 upper but it did not work. So I replaced the airsoft lower with a real lower and then it worked. So I could totally see how a toy gun could be altered so that it became a real firearm.
     
  6. GUNARCHER

    GUNARCHER Well-Known Member

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    isn't there a penalty for supplying incorrect legal info??
     
  7. IronMonster

    IronMonster Washington Opinionated Member Diamond Supporter

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    Wow, we should outlaw Airsoft rifles, this proves they are easy to convert to fire real bullets! A child could do it! ( granted that he could pass a background check and buy a upper and lower assemblies):rolleyes:
     
  8. jbett98

    jbett98 NW Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I think the sheriff was referring to toy guns that some kid has removed the orange tip off the end of the barrel.
    They could then confiscate the altered weapon and then they could all gather around and sing a few stanzas of kumbaya
     
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  9. The Heretic

    The Heretic Oregon Well-Known Member

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  10. rupey7

    rupey7 Pacific Northwest Active Member

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    Wow, so much that could be said about that article . . . . . :confused:
     
  11. notazombie

    notazombie Hillsboro Well-Known Member

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    HAHAHA!!

    I'll volunteer to have the police search my house when I volunteer to let the IRS give me a prostate exam.
     
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  12. Garg

    Garg east of portland metro Hold my beer..... watch this Bronze Supporter

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    Yeah!!! Where do we sign up for that????:rolleyes:
     
  13. ZA_Survivalist

    ZA_Survivalist Oregon AK's all day.

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    Lmao. Wow!
     
  14. SHPD_Retired

    SHPD_Retired Saint Helens Well-Known Member

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    I hate to say it about another Police Officer but I think he has taken leave of his senses. That is one of the stupidest things I have heard of. The better armed the populace is the better, as we just might be able to control the tyrannical government when need be.
     
  15. 8ball

    8ball WA Quit talkin' and start chalking!

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    I would have sworn this was a parody, but Google confirms he is a real person. But I've never heard a place called Beloit in Wisconsin, so maybe they made that up too? :D
     
  16. Martini_Up

    Martini_Up NW USA Well-Known Member

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    Tyranny: Nobody said it wasn't polite and sneaky.
     
  17. U201491

    U201491 Well-Known Member

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    What part of pro gun are you ????????????
     
  18. Sgt Nambu

    Sgt Nambu Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    What a screaming bunch of hooey!
    I'd chew my own fingers off before I'd make that call!
     
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    etrain16 Oregon Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    I would think this was a joke if I didn't already know there are people gullible enough, who just love the thought of giving themselves over to the government. Instead, it's just a sad reflection on the direction this country is going. Patriotism, liberty, freedom, all seem to be ideas that are fading into memory for the generic masses.
     
  20. PiratePast40

    PiratePast40 Willamette Valley Well-Known Member

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    I've lived in Rockford so this is hilarious!