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Offline rangerrebew

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New report: UK crime statistics fudged to justify gun ban
« on: October 23, 2013, 06:34:01 AM »
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Re: New report: UK crime statistics fudged to justify gun ban
« Reply #1 on: October 23, 2013, 08:14:47 AM »
To be fair - it was a success. With all the guns now in the hands of the police or criminals (was that redundant?) the chances of being shot by a law abiding gun owner is negligible.

There are still plenty of guns around. Shotgun licenses are easy enough to get, rifle licenses slightly more difficult, but doable. Storage conditions are annoyingly complex - you can not store your own rifle in your own home 90% of the time, unless you have a specific waiver. It must be stored at a gun club or secure facility.

There are ways around the law. Disabled/deactivated weapons are popular collectables and most collectors are on first name terms with the guys down the local machine shop. If you get what I mean.  :whistle:
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