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    a more liberal to the standing his ground shooter law than Florida's, open carry laws,   etc.   One backwards town even passed an ordinance requiring people to own guns.

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      aggravated assault, which is what brandishing a gun at someone usually amounts to?

      It's one thing to say, "no one would ever prosecute this, especially with ethnic group X as the perpetrator and X ethnic group as the victim", and it's another to say, "there's a law that permits this".

      One is a problem with law enforcement, the other a problem with the law itself.

      Non enim propter gloriam, diuicias aut honores pugnamus set propter libertatem solummodo quam Nemo bonus nisi simul cum vita amittit. -Declaration of Arbroath

      by Robobagpiper on Mon Apr 23, 2012 at 09:09:57 AM PDT

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