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Texas State Rep Files "Firearms Protection Act" Bill, Would Make Federal Gun Bans Unenforceable Within State's BoundariesPending Approval

Texas State Rep Files "Firearms Protection Act" Bill, Would Make Federal Gun Bans Unenforceable Within State's Boundaries... | Weasel Zippers
Via weaselzippers.us » Submitted On Tue, 01/15/2013 - 11:26am by Dakota

The "Firearms Protection Act" bill would make any federal law banning semi-automatic firearms or limiting the size of gun magazines unenforceable within the state's boundaries. Anyone trying to enforce a federal gun ban could face felony charges under the proposal.

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I don't understand how a Texas State law could make it's violation a felony... aren't felonies a violation of Federal law?

1 year 2 months ago

You are giving to much weight to the Federal Government. Robbery is a felony but only a State law.

1 year 2 months ago

Any Gun Ban (Federal of not) is a violation of the 2nd Amendment of the Constitution and therefore is null and void.

8 months 4 weeks ago
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Texas, dear Texas! from tyrant grip now free,
Shines forth in splendor, your star of destiny!
Mother of heroes, we come your children true,
Proclaiming our allegiance, our faith, our love for you.

11 months 3 days ago
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After Santa Anna's dissolution of the Constitution of 1824, issues such as lack of access to courts, the militarization of the region's government (e.g., response to Saltillo-Monclova problem) and self-defense issues resulting in the confrontation in Gonzales, public sentiment turned towards revo

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1 year 2 months ago
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Would LOVE to see Kansas follow in Texas's Foot steps

1 year 2 months ago

I would love to see all 50 States do this.

1 year 2 months ago

While the United States is a sovereign nation, So are the States that make up the nation sovereign, but in agreement as concerning that there even be a nation. It is the State that holds the sovereignty. It is the state that makes the nation.

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1 year 2 months ago
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Pat

We Texans actually have the balls to stand up to obama and the other assholes in DC unlike a lot of other states!

1 year 2 months ago (Edited)

I do love that about Texas.

1 year 2 months ago
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With Cash and Commandos, U.S. Escalates Its Battle Against the Mexican Cartels BY ROBERT BECKHUSEN 01.17.13

http://www.wired.com/dangerroom/2013/01/...

1 year 2 months ago
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Panetta: People Don’t ‘Need’ Assault Rifles by RICK MORAN January 17, 2013

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Panetta: People Don’t ‘Need’ Assault Rifles by RICK MORAN January 17, 2013

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Protection For Obama's Kids, Gun-Free Zones For Ours?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2bKw7ZsQg...

1 year 2 months ago
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Bottom line - People who do not want to take responsibility for their own protection, opting for dependency on the government, feel threatened by those who take personal responsibility for their own protection because they have the guns that THEY CHOSE NOT TO HAVE.

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1 year 2 months ago

Sure glad that they are following suit with Wyoming! Just wondering why Wyoming filed it first and not Texas! But its better late than never! Texas is always protect its residents!

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