Originally Posted by Buckethead47
Disarming a civilian gives the cops peace of mind. I've always have my pocket knife on me. One time I ran over a curb in my truck taking a turn. I got pulled over and they asked me to step out of my truck. They saw my knife and asked me if they could hold onto it for the duration of the stop, then asked me if I had any other wepons. to me it does seem like one of the parties had an attitude. And it does seem like he shoved the ccw in the LEO's face kinda like he was bragging. That would make me uneasy and I'm not an officer. there is people out there that do give gun owners a bad name, and just because they can carry doesn't mean they have the brain capacity too. Me being civilian thinks a leo should be able to cuff a person under situations that involve wepons and firearms if they see fit. With that being said not all situations require that and some leos are a quote "vag with a badge" and treat the good people badly and then there are the people that police should be extra cautious with.
How did they see your "pocket knife"? Maybe there is some reason, after all,
that you are not allowed to carry guns! You, personally, are not setting a
good example as to what a lawful citizen with a CCW should be.
I honestly did not know what a "VAG" was. I Googled it and had to be very
persistent to find a definition that could even fit the situation. I'm almost 67
years old and keep hearing terminology that goes beyond my vocabulary!
That's because you young "--- ------" want to cut down the people you have
depended on, for so long, to prepare a free life in the future for YOU.
Get over YOURSELVES and try to THINK on your own. Life has a meaning
and your thoughts and words you express can make all the difference in the
I, in no way, mean this to for the majority of the people in Illinois! I'm
with you guys all the way. We have many "--- ------" here in Georgia!
Due to the diligence of GeorgyCarry.Org, the Georgia Legislators and many
Liberty loving citizens, we have been able to establish, Second Amendment
guaranteed, God given gun owner's rights, unheard of just a few year ago.
I'm sure Illinois can do this too.
I'm sure I speak for all the gun owners in Georgia in wishing the best to all
the citizens of Illinois who wish to exercise their Second Amendment