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Hi everybody-as the title says i own some guns,i have read some of you guys posts about US gun ownership-which i am not up to speed on,but if you want guys want to ask any qeustions about Engish gun ownership i will be happy to reply,thanks English Vince (not british)
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Second Amendment -- Established December 15, 1791 and slowly eroded ever since What happened to "..... shall not be infringed."
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By all means, consider posting a discussion about firearms and use-of-force laws in the U.K. I'm sure it would be a fascinating look at what's going on, for the vast majority of folks here on DC are from the land across the pond.
Glad to have you, here, E.
Welcome to the forum from S.E. Michigan. What is the distinction between English and British?
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My understanding is that in England you can only own long guns? Do they have to be registered?
No offense, but with all the cameras everywhere, restrictions on liberty, monitoring of activities and speech, and political correctness, you guys appear to be living in George Orwell's 1984.
Vince, Welcome Aboard from a U.S. expat deployed in central Asia! It is good to have you join the discussions and look forward to seeing you around the fourm.
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