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The law allows a judge to confiscate every firearm in a household because one person there has ever has a DUI conviction.
The law provides no help whatsoever for a person who has been accused of being suicidal.
In fact, an amendment that would have called for some minimal intervention was not even considered.
The law provides NO protection for people who are living in the household of a person who has been accused of being a danger to others.
I know that many in Oregon are VERY upset that SB 719 passed. SB 719 calls for the forced confiscation of property by the police with no due process, no accusation of a crime let alone conviction of a crime.
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The bill’s passage also quickly attracted national notice.
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