Years ago, Colorado was a hunting mecca for many Americans.
The state was famous for it’s deer and elk hunting along with it’s wonderful fishing.
Then Democrats gained control of the state government and have been systematically destroying the hunting and outdoor industry that had brought millions of dollars into the state.
As the state’s Democrats passed more gun control laws, a major outdoor network cancelled 4 programs filmed in the state and several firearm related companies moves out of state.
In their latest move to tarnish the state’s name and reputation, Colorado’s Democrats have made the state the 15th state in the country to pass a gun-grabbing red flag law.
Fox News – Colorado enacts ‘red flag’ law to seize guns from those deemed dangerous, prompting backlash – Colorado became the 15th state on Friday to adopt a “red flag” gun law, allowing firearms to be seized from people determined to pose a danger — just weeks after dozens of county sheriffs had vowed not to enforce the law, with some local leaders establishing what they called Second Amendment “sanctuary counties.”
The law didn’t receive a single Republican vote in the state legislature, and has led to renewed efforts from gun-rights activists to recall Democrats who supported the measure. In a fiery and lengthy statement on Facebook on Friday, Eagle County, Colo., Sheriff James van Beek slammed the law as a well-intentioned but “ludicrous” throwback to the 2002 film “Minority Report,” and outlined a slew of objections from law enforcement.
Van Beek charged that the law treats accused gun owners like “criminals,” discourages individuals from seeking mental health treatment, and ignores the reality that “a disturbed mind will not be deterred by the removal of their guns.” …
I still contend that red flag laws are the first step to total gun confiscation.
All it takes under a red flag law is for someone to not like someone else or want to get even with them and report that they are a threat and they have a gun.
True or not, in swoop the police to confiscate all firearms and ammunition, in what amounts to being guilty until proven innocent, the exact opposite of what was the foundation of America’s judicial system.
Not only that, but even if proven innocent, it’s very difficult to get the confiscated firearms and ammunition back and the red flag report could be enough to prevent someone from being able to purchase a firearm.
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