mrlewish: Maybe things have consequences./not saying that pot should be illegal.
ZAZ: There was a recent decision in Massachusetts holding that an 18 year old sealed juvenile noncriminal adjudication for illegal possession of a gun could permanently bar a person from legally possessing a gun.
Smeggy Smurf: Nothing to see here, just another asshole hoplophobe overreaching his authority
Doublespeak: Meh i can't even cross the border from Canada into a state where MJ is legal now because of a charge 25 years ago for one joint.
drjekel_mrhyde: Seems like a weed charge haven't stopped my brother from buying guns................In farking Illinois
skinink: ""I am ashamed of the way my government has treated me," Kelly said. "The government may have the greatest of intentions with the [law], but they messed it up.""Being denied a gun permit really isn't the worst your government can treat you. If this makes you feel ashamed, then how do you feel about the NSA conducting wholesale spying on the world?
NutWrench: How did a law like this even get passed in Texas (which is where I'm guessing the pot-bust happened)? Is it still on the books?
DigitalCoffee: Can we please get a TEXAS tag? They've become so derpy that even Florida laughs at them./they make florida look downright progressive
NutWrench: According to an article in the Houston Chronicle, "the law states that a person can be prevented from owing a gun if they are convicted of a misdemeanor in which they could spend more than two years behind bars."How did a law like this even get passed in Texas (which is where I'm guessing the pot-bust happened)? Is it still on the books?
Zgamcube: Life sucks and it's not fair, deal with it.Many large corporations require drug tests for employment, so it's something to think about if you are unemployed.
Agent Smiths Laugh: Let's stretch credulity and ask, if he then gets murdered (lacking a gun for self defense), can we then claim that pot kills?
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