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Old 05-18-2012, 08:36 AM   #1
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Default Michigan worker fired after turning in gun found on job...

A guy in the news found a snubnose revolver while mowing grass in Detroit yesterday and gave-it to police and the Department of What-Ever fired him for-it and gave his foreman that knew about it a 30 day leave....Only in America...I think his union is fighting-it...He hit it with the lawnmore and was just happy it didn't go-off........?????......Not sure what Link it would be on....

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Old 05-18-2012, 07:50 PM   #2
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Do you have a link to the news article?

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there is already a thread running about this story...

http://www.firearmstalk.com/forums/f97/violate-s-your-peril-64556/

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Ooops, the thread police catches another one.

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...SORRY....I guess I didn't look around a-nuff before I started a new thread........

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...SORRY....I guess I didn't look around a-nuff before I started a new thread........
Thanks for the thread. I hadn't seen the other one either.

That's just incredible that poor bastard got the boot for turning in a gun he damn near ran over. I wonder what the official reason given for his termination was.

*found* on the other thread " employees aren't allowed to possess a weapon on work property " WTH?!@? Unbelievable and he was just about to retire too.
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...SORRY....I guess I didn't look around a-nuff before I started a new thread........
just trying to help bro....it has a link to the story
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Yea...I didn't do my home-work before I started a new thread and look around to see if anyone already posted-it...Thanks for pointing it out....

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The crime that caused his firing was "Handling a dirty, weapon of mass destruction." He was so contaminated as to never be a useful employee again.

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Company policies usually require that you don't stumble upon firearms. In fact, even thinking about firearms can be a violation.

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