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Old 12-18-2013, 03:32 PM   #1
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This is an explanation of the reasoning used by Colorado sheriffs in not enforcing the new restrictions on gun owners.

http://www.volokh.com/2013/12/17/colorado-sheriffs-duty-enforce-statutes/



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Old 12-18-2013, 04:24 PM   #2
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Not to mention it would be a direct violation of the oath they and all office holders took!

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Sounds like the Sherrifs that refuse to enforce the new anti-gun laws are on sound legal ground.

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