State plan fines feds $2,000 over gun rules - DFWstangs Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-14-2010, 07:21 AM Thread Starter
Lifer
 
03trubluGT's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2003
Location: DFW
Posts: 12,430
State plan fines feds $2,000 over gun rules

Wyoming has joined a growing list of states with self-declared exemptions from federal gun regulation of weapons made, bought and used inside state borders but lawmakers in the Cowboy State have taken the issue one step further, adopting significant penalties for federal agents attempting to enforce Washington's rules.

According a law signed into effect yesterday by Democratic Gov. Dave Freudenthal, any agent of the U.S. who "enforces or attempts to enforce" federal gun rules on a "personal firearm" in Wyoming faces a felony conviction and a penalty of up to two years in prison and up to $2,000 in fines.

WND reported just days ago when Utah became the third state, joining Montana and Tennessee, to adopt an exemption from federal regulations for weapons built, sold and kept within state borders.

A lawsuit is pending over the Montana law, which was the first to go into effect.

But Wyoming's law goes further, stating, "Any official, agent or employee of the United States government who enforces or attempts to enforce any act, order, law, statute, rule or regulation of the United States government upon a personal firearm, a firearm accessory or ammunition that is manufactured commercially or privately in Wyoming and that remains exclusively within the borders of Wyoming shall be guilty of a felony and, upon conviction, shall be subject to imprisonment for not more than two (2) years, a fine of not more than two thousand dollars ($2,000.00), or both."

Here are answers to all your questions about guns, ammunition and accessories.

Gary Marbut of the Montana Shooting Sports Association, who has spearheaded the Montana law, now describes himself as a sort of "godfather" to the national campaign.

There is more you can read here: http://www.wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=127787
03trubluGT is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-14-2010, 09:51 AM
reo
Lima Lima Mike Foxtrot
 
reo's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2002
Location: Wylie
Posts: 1,174
Ya know, that's kinda ballsy. Wonder what the Feds think of this?

-Eric

Official Adrenaline Donor
1971 Chevy C-10 LWB - 350/350 with some fun parts.
1999 GMC 2500 LWB

"Why do they call this route the 'Widowmaker'?"
"I'm not sure, maybe route 'Oh God we're all going to die' was taken..."
reo is offline  
post #3 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-14-2010, 10:03 AM
duh...duh....duh
 
ceyko's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2004
Location: ES BEER
Posts: 9,543
So for the coming war, I only have one weapon worthy. I figure I'll put the wife on the roof with the 30 06 for distance shots. Should I use slugs or buckshots for the close ups?

My '03 Sold.
ceyko is offline  
 
post #4 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-15-2010, 08:58 PM
Time Served
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: at the RANGE!!
Posts: 833
<<< Moving to Wyoming..

<a href="http://s107.photobucket.com/albums/m297/stangman601/?action=view&current=sigpic.jpg" target="_blank"><img src="http://i107.photobucket.com/albums/m297/stangman601/sigpic.jpg" border="0" alt="DFWSTANGS"></a>
CompOrange is offline  
post #5 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-15-2010, 11:18 PM
The Janitor
 
32VfromHell's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2001
Location: Sacred Heart Hospital
Posts: 16,424
<--- cant wait to see some fed's get taken to the pokey.

I'm also sure the local police would get in fights to see who got to arrest and take the feds to jail too.
32VfromHell is offline  
post #6 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-16-2010, 12:37 AM
Lifer
 
slow06's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Arlington
Posts: 2,075
Quote:
Originally Posted by reo View Post
Ya know, that's kinda ballsy. Wonder what the Feds think of this?

-Eric
No interstate commerce, no care.

"A government big enough to give you everything you want, is strong enough to take everything you have."
-Gerald Ford/Thomas Jefferson

"A Republic, if you can keep it"
- Benjamin Franklin

The way to peaceably remove elected officials who deviate from the constitution of the United States of America...
www.blowoutcongress.com
slow06 is offline  
post #7 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-16-2010, 01:50 AM
Time Served
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Arlington, TX
Posts: 962
Perhaps we can make Full Auto legal again?

Mr_fiux is offline  
post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-16-2010, 08:39 AM
Clown
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: With the real El Chupacabra
Posts: 2,190
I love what these states are doing but they are living in a fairy tale.....The federal government will walk right thru these laws. How they will do it? By the states repealing the laws when the fed cuts off the money.
J&T's 82 is offline  
post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 03-16-2010, 10:08 AM
Factory Issue
 
Yale's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2003
Location: Shippensburg, PA
Posts: 12,295
I might be moving to Montana soon.

Give me a dollar.
Yale is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Bookmarks

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the DFWstangs Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome