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Many people mistakenly believe that guns are registered. But then again we hear talk about secret gun owner databases held at the ATF.
Of the many common rhetoric of the gun-control lobby, one of the frequent we hear is a call for “Universal background checks.” This article covers all the core points surrounding the arguments for and against this legislation. Next time you hear anyone call “Universal background checks” a good idea please send them the link […]
It is also worth noting that not withstanding a Federal Restriction, there actually are several national firearm databases in addition to the several states or cities that keep their own local, and arguably illegal, databases of firearms and their owners. Here is a list of those municipalities…