NBC New York: Starting Saturday, a New York legislation known as the “red-flag” bill would allow law enforcement officials, district attorneys, school officials and family members to request a confiscation of firearms from an individual who has been deemed a threat to themselves or others.
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the Extreme Risk Protection Orders (ERPO) measure, among other gun control laws, in February in an effort to to prevent gun violence following the deadly mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida.
The ERPO would prohibit people who are at high risk of using a firearm to hurt themselves or others to own the weapons, to buy them or to give up their possession of firearms they already own. more …
Opinion: Let’s call it what it is: an assault on the Second Amendment goes into effect in the abortion capital of America: New York.
If it sounds to you like Red Flag laws are actually the imposition of “pre-crime” policies, you’re right. If they sound unconstitutional to you, you’re right again. Red Flag laws violate at least three Amendments to the US Constitution – the First, Second, and Fourth.
- The First Amendment is violated because the alleged “crime” or “red flag” is not an actual crime but speech and/or expression
- The violation of the Second Amendment is the most obvious, forcibly disarming an American citizen through a matter of law who has committed no crime
- The Fourth Amendment is violated because American citizens are essentially tried, convicted, and disarmed without due process
Constitution? The final dictator will have his own:
“It was granted to him to make war with the (tribulation) saints and to overcome them. And authority was given him over every tribe, tongue, and nation.” Revelation 13:7