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  •  What is the consequences? (0+ / 0-)

    Those who would sacrifice liberty for security deserve neither.

    by FrankRose on Fri Apr 26, 2013 at 05:39:02 PM PDT

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    •  Well, you know what happens when you... (1+ / 0-)
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      ...sell drugs out of your car? You lose the drugs, the money gained from selling the drugs and the car. Plus do jail time.

      But I don't support such laws, at least not in the draconian, arbitrary and racist way they are now enforced.

      The penalty for avoiding a background check should be commensurate with the crime. A first offense would be penalized more gently than additional ones. That could be a simple as a fine or community service the first time.

      Don't tell me what you believe, show me what you do and I will tell you what you believe.

      by Meteor Blades on Fri Apr 26, 2013 at 08:00:43 PM PDT

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