Tuesday, December 13, 2011
Maybe the real reason some people are so anti gun is because they
do not qualify for purchase of a firearm because of the strict regulations
or most likely they have a criminal record for what ever the offence
including spousal abuse :
The federally prohibiting criteria are as follows:
A person who has been convicted in any court of a crime punishable by
imprisonment for a term exceeding one year or any state offense
classified by the state as a misdemeanor and is punishable by a term
of imprisonment of more than two years. Persons who are fugitives of justice—for example, the subject of an
active felony or misdemeanor warrant. An unlawful user and/or an addict of any controlled substance; for example, person convicted for the use or possession of a controlled substance within the past year; or a person with multiple arrests for the use or possession of a controlled substance within the past five years with the most recent arrest occurring within the past year; or a person found through a drug test to use a controlled substance
unlawfully, provided the test was administered within the past year. A person adjudicated mental defective or involuntarily committed to a mental institution or incompetent to handle own affairs, including dispositions to criminal charges of found not guilty by reason of insanity or found incompetent to stand trial. A person who, being an alien, is illegally or unlawfully in the United States. A person who, being an alien except as provided in subsection (y) (2),
has been admitted to the United States under a non-immigrant visa. A person dishonorably discharged from the United States Armed Forces. A person who has renounced his/her United States citizenship.
The subject of a protective order issued after a hearing in which the respondent had notice that restrains them from harassing, stalking, or threatening an intimate partner or child of such partner. This does not include ex parte orders.
A person convicted in any court of a misdemeanor crime which includes the use or attempted use of physical force or threatened use of a deadly weapon and the defendant was the spouse, former spouse, parent, guardian of the victim, by a person with whom the victim shares a child in common, by a person who is cohabiting with or has cohabited
in the past with the victim as a spouse, parent, guardian or similar situation to a spouse, parent or guardian of the victim. A person who is under indictment or information for a crime punishable by imprisonment for a term exceeding one year.