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  1. detroit_fan

    Legislative update

    from MCRGO- We expect the first gun bill of 2013, SB 60, to arrive at governor's desk today and be signed into law later this week. This non-controversial bill makes a correction in the types of FFLs exempt from some requirements of Michigan law, such as the need for their customers to...
  2. detroit_fan

    10th Circuit COA rules NO RIGHT TO CARRY A CONCEALED WEAPON (but does not rule on OC)

    Well the 7th ruled you do have the right, the 2nd and 10th ruled you don't. Could this pave the way for a SCOTUS case involving the right to CC? The court only ruled on the right to CC, and some believe that they may have hinted that if you challenged an OC ban it may bot be ruled the same way...
  3. detroit_fan

    MI democrats to introduce AWB, large cap mag ban, and "universal backround checks"

    MI democrats to introduce AWB, large cap mag ban, and "universal backround checks" FERNDALE, MI – State Rep. John Townsend (D -Royal Oak) said in the Detroit suburb of Ferndale Sunday that he and his peers in Lansing are creating three-pronged gun control legislation. "The issue of...
  4. detroit_fan

    Court won't reconsider Illinois concealed carry ruling

    A federal appeals court won't reconsider an earlier ruling that Illinois' concealed carry ban is unconstitutional. A three-judge panel of the 7th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals struck down Illinois' ban in December and gave lawmakers until June 8 to legalize the concealed carry of...
  5. detroit_fan

    Comcast ending all gun store advertisements

    I don't have comcast, but if I did I would consider dropping them immediately. This is just absurd- snip- (02/18/13) - A gun shop owner said firearm manufacturers, distributors and retailers are being targeted unfairly after Comcast announces it's dropping all gun shop ads from its nationwide...
  6. detroit_fan

    Snyder: Economy, Not Guns, Should Be Top Priority

    Gov. Rick Snyder says lawmakers should keep aiming at job-related issues that will improve the state's economy and not gun legislation that includes exempting Michigan-made guns and ammunition from federal regulations...
  7. detroit_fan

    Making font "bold, colored" ect...

    Other forums i am a member of allow you to just highlight some words then select options to make those words bold, underlined, colored ect... I know there are ways to do that by typing out things like " ", but is there a way to accomplish that without typing the commands out manually? Seems...
  8. detroit_fan

    A bill to help people who OC w/o a CPL

    This bill does not seem to be getting a lot of attention here, but I think it may be helpful to some of us who do not have a CPL. H.B.5282 Transport of firearm- http://www.legislature.mi.gov/%28S%28vr1jlsuadikjze55xetxga45%29%29/mileg.aspx?page=getobject&objectname=2012-HB-5282 MCRGO...
  9. detroit_fan

    WTF big gay al?

    why are you so trigger happy with the "close thread" button? we have the biggest bill in 10 years being discussed and you close both threads on it? so are we just supposed to not even discuss it anymore? are we suppose to start a new thread? it seems you are always the first one to try and close...
  10. detroit_fan

    MCRGO indicates a compromise has been reached on HB5225

    from their facebook page- MORE BREAKING NEWS: MCRGO has received word that a compromise has been reached on HB 5225 and that the bill will be taken up and passed by the Senate on Tuesday. We don't know the details yet of this compromise, because unlike SB 59, the NRA, not MCRGO, is the lead...
  11. detroit_fan

    A pro-gun political meeting in a GUN FREE ZONE?!?! Monroe Co. residents please read

    The Monroe evening news contains an ad titled "Firearms & Politics", where they are asking for people to come out and meet the pro-gun politicians running for elections this november. Sounds great, right? Well guess where this is being held...the Monroe Community College, a "gun free zone"! In...
  12. detroit_fan

    To all the Monroe County OC'ers

    As you may know Sheriff Crutchfield is retiring this year, so we will have a new sheriff. There is only 1 republican running, a 3 democrats. The republican really doesn't stand a chance from the information I've gathered, so I have been trying to talk to the democratic candidates about their...
  13. detroit_fan

    Democratic senators try to sneak in gun control amendment for cybersecurity bill

    Democratic senators have offered an amendment to the cybersecurity bill that would limit the purchase of high capacity gun magazines for some consumers. http://thehill.com/blogs/floor-action/senate/240657-cybersecurity-bill-includes-gun-control-measure
  14. detroit_fan

    Obama would try to find ways to work around the "stalemate" in Congress

    snip- The White House signaled Thursday that President Barack Obama would not be seeking new gun control laws in the aftermath of the mass shooting at a movie theater in Aurora, Colorado. But press secretary Jay Carney said Obama would try to find ways to work around the "stalemate" in Congress...
  15. detroit_fan

    Obama urges tighter background checks on gun buyers after Aurora massacre

    "A lot of gun owners would agree that AK-47s belong in the hands of soldiers, not in the hands of criminals -- that they belong on the battlefield of war, not on the streets of our cities," the president, who has called for reimposing the Assault Weapons Ban, said in a speech to the National...
  16. detroit_fan

    Poll: Should People be Allowed to Openly Carry Weapons in Michigan?

  17. detroit_fan

    Combs case new coverage- Jury reaction & analysis Channel 7 5:45 & 6pm

    Combs case news coverage- Jury reaction & analysis Channel 7 5:45 & 6pm @ 5:45 they will have their legal analyst talk about the case and the "open carry law" at 6pm they will have a reaction from the jury this is channel 7, wxyz
  18. detroit_fan

    Court: Stun gun possession is a right protected by Michigan, U.S. constitutions

    http://www.freep.com/article/20120627/NEWS06/120627018/Stun-gun-possession-is-a-right-protected-by-Michigan-U-S-constitutions?odyssey=tab|topnews|text|FRONTPAGE I found this interesting- "The court did say, however, that “a total prohibition on the open carrying of a protected arm such as a...
  19. detroit_fan

    What's the latest news on HB 5225?

    If I remember correctly, this is up tomorrow. Any update on this bill?
  20. detroit_fan

    Oklahoma passes Open Carry

    snip- OKLAHOMA CITY - Gov. Mary Fallin signed Senate Bill 1733 into law Tuesday, allowing Oklahomans to openly carry firearms. The bill permits licensed individuals to openly carry a weapon or conceal it. It also allows property owners to openly carry a firearm on their property without a...