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Seattle Pacific University Codes and Conduct...

Discussion in 'General Firearm Discussion' started by mpperales, Jun 5, 2014.

  1. mpperales

    mpperales Happy Valley, Oregon Well-Known Member

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    So read this...

    13. [Prohibits] Possession, use or display on University property of any firearms, weapons, fireworks, live ammunition, incendiary devices, or other items that are potentially hazardous to members of the campus community.''

    The individual that stopped the shooter violated this article (thank God) by at least carrying and using pepper spray on the shooter...he broke the rules and saved lives by not being a helpless victim...

    This is why CARRY should be allowed on campuses...
     
  2. deen_ad

    deen_ad Vancouver, WA Well-Known Member

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    <- Why there aren't any school shootings in Israel!
    Teacher with long gun slung over her shoulder!!!

    The "individual" was a student security guard and was probably authorized to carry the pepper spray.

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    fyrediver Seattle Active Member

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    This story reminded me of the "Run, Hide, Fight" video put out a few years ago. The hero of the story didn't cower behind a desk waiting to be shot he took the offensive and took the attacker out. Excellent job.

     
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    solv3nt Portland Well-Known Member

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    I quoted the student handbook on KATU, and said that the shooting was impossible because guns aren't allowed on campus. KATU deleted my comment :(
     
  5. Dave Workman

    Dave Workman Western Washington Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    SPU shooting: Mayor blames ‘epidemic of gun violence’ but school a ‘gun-free zone’

    Anti-gun Seattle Mayor Ed Murray wasted no time trying to exploit yesterday’s fatal shooting at Seattle Pacific University, but his remarks are being overshadowed by talk of heroics credited to a student who pepper-sprayed and physically took down the suspected shooter, identified this morning as Aaron Ybarra, who could make his first court appearance today.


    http://www.examiner.com/article/spu-shooting-mayor-blames-gun-violence-but-school-a-gun-free-zone
     
  6. Medic!

    Medic! What just happened? Has eagle eyes. But cant remember what he saw. Bronze Supporter

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    When the shooting starts. It will not stop until somebody gets there with a gun.
    What's so hard to understand about that?
    Cops have been given the green light to carry guns. But we all have the god given right to defend ourselves.
    If you don't want to carry a gun fine. Rely on your Shepard and take your chances.
    These kids have just learned that experience is a cruel teacher. It gives the Test first, then the lesson.
     
  7. mjbskwim

    mjbskwim Salmon,Idaho Well-Known Member

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    I'm sure Seattle will make a try for changing the preempting clause in our state constitution.
    Can't let a tragedy go to waste
     
  8. RicInOR

    RicInOR Washington County Bronze Supporter Bronze Supporter

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    wjv SW Washington State Active Member

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    Cleaning supplies; prescription drugs; tools such as hammers and screwdrivers; kitchen knives; pocket knives; many types of sporting equipment (bats & golf clubs); blunt objects. . . . . .
     
  10. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    In Oregon, isn't it legal to carry concealed on campuses if you're licensed? I'm pretty sure it is.
     
  11. DieselScout

    DieselScout S Clackamas County Well-Known Member

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    According to this article the Oregon Supreme Court ruled the Oregon University System doesn't have the right to usurp state law. I don't know if anything has happened in the 3 years since this ruling, but I couldn't find anything stating so.

    http://concealedcampus.org/2011/09/oregon-court-overturns-campus-gun-bans/


    Mother Jones also lists Oregon as state where you can conceal carry on campus.
     
  12. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    I hear you.. I had heard Lars Larson say as much multiple times so was just going on memory.
     
  13. Joe13

    Joe13 NW of Vancouver Opinionated & Blunt Bronze Supporter 2015 Volunteer 2016 Volunteer

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    I'd rather have a CC on me and ask for forgiveness after the fact if I need to use it.

    Otherwise they would not know I owned one, much less that I was carrying it.
     
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  14. Flopsweat

    Flopsweat Slightly right of center Well-Known Member

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    Flopsweat after he's been eating chili...
     
  15. 4Freedom

    4Freedom Boise, Idaho Well-Known Member

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    If you walk around Capitol Hill (where SPU is located) like I do, time to time, you will see the most naive and ludicrous liberal weirdos in our country. The irony of it all is there is universities in much conservative states and cities that have the same draconian anti-gun laws. Boise State University in the freedom loving red state of Idaho has been very staunch advocates for gun prohibition in a city that is otherwise gun friendly. I never could understand it. Unfortunately, most colleges are run by the ultra liberal elite who seem to be supporters of control and promoting authoritarian rules.. I can say many college board governments are on a power trip. Colleges seem to be breeding grounds for liberalism and socialist indoctrination. It is unfortunate that this is the place that is suppose to produce our future generation of educated and productive citizens.
     
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  16. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    Heh, go around Reed or Berkeley. Know what you mean though.. it's rife even in rural community colleges.. heck, elementary schools.
     
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    Gunguy45 Well-Known Member

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    It's not in the constitution, it's right there in the specific law RCW 9.41.290. I know, it's a nit, but well I picked it. Sue me :)
     
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    david58 Oregon Member

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    This is the whole deal here. Kids with strength of character stepped up to stop a shooter to protect their fellow students. As every single student there would tell you, the guys running TO the gunfire were protecting "their family," not cowering under desks hoping it would all go away.
     
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    PPKPat Portland New Member

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    I'm a liberal and very pro-gun...

    I believe CHL holders ought to be able to carry on campus. The world is a scary place and you have to be prepared.
     
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  20. Certaindeaf

    Certaindeaf SE Portland Well-Known Member

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    No kidding.. at least they have a vomitorium on every floor in those joints.