The “No-Gun” List

BY Herschel Smith
3 years, 3 months ago

The Washington Times:

Responding to that report Saturday morning, Mr. Healy said authorities should consider creating a new list that would only be used to restrict access to weapons, separate from other similar databases, such as the “no-fly” list that contains the names of people banned from commercial air travel.

“I would even offer a solution that you create a separate list and have the no-gun list,” Mr. Healy said. “And on the no-gun list of the watchlist you require the agent to provide a probable cause statement and take it to a judge and say ‘This is why I don’t think this individual should have a gun or be able to buy a gun.’ That way i think you have a balanced approach.”

“Not everyone on the no-fly list is going to be on the no gun list because they’re not going to have enough information,” he added. “But there were situations of subjects on the no-fly list that I believe, based on what I knew about them, I could provide enough information to a judge and say ‘This is why i don’t think this individual should purchase a gun.’”

Or in other words, the collectivists don’t care about your rights.  He traffics in concepts of power, probability, forecasts of crime, and having just enough information to convince a single man that you shouldn’t be allowed to exercise your God-given rights, subject of course, to review by no one.

I think it’s probable that Mr. Healy had personal problems growing up that are manifesting themselves in this kind of behavior, but I won’t traffic in probabilities to the extent that Mr. Healy.

Here’s something I know with certainty.  The desire for this kind and degree of control over other men is wicked and sinful, and Mr. Healy is a dangerous man because rather than suppress and deal with that wickedness he acts upon it to assuage those wicked desires.  So do others of his ilk.  Gun owners aren’t the concern.  Men like Mr. Healy are the concern.


Comments

  1. On June 27, 2016 at 8:08 am, Fred said:

    These a-holes are going to start a war that they think will be fought by somebody else, somewhere else. He doesn’t understand that when they come for the guns we will be at his house burning it down and stringing him up. You put me on a secret list pal, with no hope of getting off it, what, at that point, have I got to lose?

    Defense of self and those less able is an imperative from God. Think carefully sir, you are suggesting an effort to deny the armies of the Living God.

    Who is this uncircumcised philistine? Secret lists is the same way hitler got control.

  2. On June 30, 2016 at 10:39 am, Big Boss said:

    Secret lists have no place in the United States. Where are the checks and balances to keep these from being abused? Maybe if I was the President, I don’t like a particular group of people and want to weaponize this to subjugate my political enemies….. Nothing like that could ever happen in the US, right? cough IRS cough

    The older I get the more amazed & impressed I am with the founding fathers of this country and their foresight in the US Constitution.

  3. On June 27, 2016 at 1:15 pm, Jack Crabb said:

    How are all these lists that the .gov titsuckers want to make any different from the ones made by J. Edgar Hoover?

  4. On June 28, 2016 at 4:26 pm, Mack said:

    Easy rejoinder: #nogunsnovote

    See how they respond.

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