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Old January 27, 2013, 08:08 AM   #143
Spats McGee
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nate45, I had to get background checks when I:
took the bar;
got sworn in as a prosecutor;
got my ccw.

I have this feeling that I've had other background checks, but I can't recall when they were. I'm not afraid of the background check. I don't think it's the government's business to run my background every time I buy a firearm, though. I think it's a hurdle that some folks (not necessarily folks on this board) want to put up for the sole purpose of deterring gun ownership. I think universal background checks will be ineffective at deterring crime without full registration.
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