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Bill in Mississippi Legislature would regulate stun guns as weapons

Discussion in 'Mississippi Glockers' started by NRA_guy, Feb 18, 2007.

  1. NRA_guy

    NRA_guy Unreconstructed

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    There are a couple of bills working their way through the Mississippi Legislature dealing with firearms---mostly increasing penalties for felons using them. I have no problem with those.

    But there is one bill that will add "stun guns" to the list of weapons requiring a concealed carry permit.

    I don't own a stun gun and probably never will, but I'm not sure we need that.

    Have we had a problem with folks using concealed stun guns?

    I thought more people should have them---not fewer.

    Many states regulate Mace and OC spray. (Some apply only to containers larger than something like 6 ounces.)

    That might be next for Mississippi. Then we could get the "knives with blades longer than 2 inches" junk.

    I just don't see why states need to restrict law abiding folks' rights to protect themselves.

    As Barney Fife said, "We need to nip it in the bud."

    Here is a link:

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    It also defines a stun gun as:

     
  2. MidnightJMC

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    I don't have one either...Not sure if I even know anyone that does...I didn't know oc spray was regulated at all...I keep my wife supplied with that...
     

  3. NRA_guy

    NRA_guy Unreconstructed

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    From the Cheaper than Dirt catalog:



    Yes, folks THAT Texas.

    Instead of using a non-lethal self-defense tool, I guess they prefer that folks just shoot the SOBs and save the state the cost of incarceration. :rofl: