Alert: Mainstream Media Now Promoting “Gun Confiscation Orders” As Solution To Mass Shootings

In what many saw coming a mile away in the aftermath of both the Las Vegas Massacre and the Texas Church mass shooting, liberals in the government, with the help of their mainstream media allies, are now pushing what amounts to plans for gun confiscation, outside of normal law, for Americans across the country.

The new push for gun control from the left comes courtesy of ABC News which recently published a piece promoting the use of an Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO) that many believe is nothing more than a thinly veiled confiscation plan that would allow a judge to “issue an ex parte order” for the direct confiscation of an American citizens firearms.

Unbelievably, the order can actually be issued without the firearm owner even being present, which would in turn end with police at the citizens door demanding he hand over his weapons or face violence from the state.

ABC’s Andy Fies, on the other hand, apparently wants Americans to see the orders differently, painting a more friendly picture of the ERPO’s while quoting two different left-wing gun control groups as seemingly unbiased experts on gun violence.

As of now, only Washington, California, Connecticut and most recently Oregon have ERPO laws (while Indiana and Texas have modified risk warrant statutes). Over the past year, however, spurred by a string of mass shootings beginning with the Pulse Nightclub attack that killed 49 in June 2016, legislatures in 19 states and Washington, D.C., have taken up 32 separate ERPO bills for consideration, according to Everytown for Gun Safety, a nonprofit organization that advocates for gun control.

Everytown’s deputy legal director, William Rosen, told ABC News that list will grow. “We expect to see at least as much interest in 2018,” he said.

“There is a growing consensus,” added Lauren Alfred of the gun violence prevention group Sandy Hook Promise, “that this is the first step we should be taking when we are talking about people who are at risk of hurting themselves or others.”

Current laws barring gun ownership are limited. Generally, a person with a long history of mental health issues can still legally buy or possess firearms if they don’t fall into specific statutory categories such as having been adjudicated mentally ill or under a domestic violence restraining order. But, as was the case with Texas church gunman Devin Kelley, even these restrictions may not work if the person’s troubled past is not recorded on a background registry.

With an ERPO, however, if family members or police can show a gun owner to be an imminent danger to themselves or others, they can force the person to surrender their weapon(s).

Keep in mind that Everytown for Gun Safety is a Michael Bloomberg funded, left-wing gun control group that was created as part of a rebranding effort by the billionaire gun grabber after his previous group, Mayors Against Illegal Guns, was outed by multiple former members as actually pushing an agenda of full-scale gun confiscation.

The Extreme Risk Protection Orders scheme seems to be nothing more than another attempt at slowly eroding the right of lawful Americans to own firearms.

As AWR Hawkins reported in an April 2017 article about a similar law being pushed in Oregon, “Oregon state Sen. Brian Boquist (R-Dallas) is pushing a confiscation bill that would broaden the number of prohibited gun purchasers as well as require certain individuals to hand over any guns in their possession.”

At the time, gun rights activist and NRA member Keely Hopkins rightfully described the law as an attempt to remove your Second Amendment rights by using a third-party who would need little evidence to declare you unfit to own a firearm. (Imagine a vengeful ex-wife/husband)

“This bill allows for a protective order to remove your Second Amendment rights, not because of a criminal conviction, but based on third-party allegations using an evidentiary standard that falls far below what’s normally required for the removing of fundamental rights.”

It is also important to note that gun control advocates and the mainstream media are using The Las Vegas Massacre, which the authorities are openly lying about (there were at least 7 different shooters) as a pretext to further take away Americans right to bear arms. This is, and has always been, the modus operandi of the power elite.

via www.shtfplan.com

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5 comments

  1. IF this is ever “tried” you will see a civil war in this country that will make the FIRST ONE look like a walk in the park. People, Including myself will not “give up” my ONLY protection against TYRANNICAL “government GOON SQUADS”, so we can be herded like sheep to the slaughter.

  2. This is the hypocrisy of the left, and some republicans, they always use a tragedy to put forth their agenda. The democrats, the lying media, and the rest of the dumb shits doesn’t realize that no law would have prevented this tragedy. Between the states and the federal government we have over 20,000 gun laws on the books and not one of them or any new laws would have prevented this evil tragedy. The shooter used a machine gun and it is illegal to own one, so where did the shooter acquire it. This is what the stupid democrats have to look into. How to stop illegal gun sales, this is what they need to focus on not some stupid law that will only affect law abiding citizens. We all know the democrats want total confiscation but they will never admit it. The democrats want complete control of it citizen because they are scared of us and that is why they keep chipping away at us with all their stupid gun laws that will never stop crimes. They always use Australia’s
    Gun ban of 1996 saying that their gun confiscation worked but that is another one of their lies. I have a letter from a senator in Australia that says America don’t let your government take your guns. He went on to say since their gun ban crime went up 60% because the criminals still had their guns and they know now that the Australian people can no longer protect themselves, their property or love ones. So having control of congress it is the hope of the majority of Americans that you reject any new gun laws, I believe that congress should pass a bill that would stop all attacks on the Second Amendment by anyone.
    The NRA is made up of law abiding citizens to protect our second Amendment rights. There has never been a NRA member that ever committed a crime with a gun.

  3. Yes! You right! But by you commenting and saying what you just said? Is probably putting you on their list of visiting you soon? You know they’ll cone on the wee hours of the morning. While you’re asleep and with military armor crash in your door and roust you and your family at gun point. Even kicking you and your families ass it kill you! This was Obama’s plan from the beginning! Many people ate with you! These turds need to be stopped now in their tracks! We know when they vote for gun laws. They pull voter fraud! We know they are not the majority! It’s all bullshit! It’s what I call special interest garbage! They are just throwing money at everything they can yo get their way.

  4. Bloomberg needs to go to prison for financially-supporting, and choreographing mass murder! Look at that pompous son of a bitch! He’s a Jew and he wants our guns, not to protect lives, but to make us completely vulnerable to being herded-up, and taken to FEMA camps! Bloomberg is a “One World Government” aspirer! He is in bed with the self-described ”Global Elitists” Take Bloomberg, and Soros, our of the equation and you’ll see no more mass shootings!

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