14 Mar 2013

California Seizes Guns as Owners Lose Right to Bear Arms

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Interesting article posted on Bloomberg.com. California is the only state that disarms people who have registered their guns legally but have lost the right to own them. The guns can be collected from people who have lost their rights to own the guns by becoming convicted felons, received a domestic violence restraining order, or have been deemed mentally unstable. Almost 200,000 people in the whole country might no longer be legally allowed to retain possession of their firearms, but other states do not track gun ownership the way California does. Last year 2,000 weapons were seized along with 117,000 rounds of ammunition.

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California Seizes Guns as Owners Lose Right to Bear Arms

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