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Old 10-03-2017, 10:35 AM   #36
UK2K
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Default Re: Are you team safety or team personal freedoms?

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Originally Posted by Orlando Magic
As far as guns go, my biggest issue is this...

Literally, in any state, it is more difficult to get a driver's license than it is a gun...

How is that not a problem? Obviously motorists need some training before getting on the road unassisted and I think drivers licenses are good things for obvious reasons and I think something similar should exist for ALL firearm ownership, and mainly I think everyone should have to undergo a psych evaluation by a non government entity prior to ownership.

So as with driving already is, I think gun ownership should be a legal privilege, not a completely free right. It already is a priveledge because they do a background check if buying from a store, but I don't think the psych eval idea is a bad one.

It is. Felons cant own one. People guilty of domestic violence can't own one. People undergoing medical treatment for mental illness can't own one.
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