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  •  No, in many cases not (1+ / 0-)
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    high uintas

    The "background check" is typically a call into the NICS system.  With a CCP, this is often skipped and only the form 4473 (bill of sale?) is used.

    •  That's right and it means a CCP holder who's (0+ / 0-)

      wife has just been granted a protective order can go down to the range and buy a gun from anyone who puts faith in whatever CCP he presents.

      He can go into almost any gun show and buy a gun.

      "They did not succeed in taking away our voice" - Angelique Kidjo - Opening the Lightning In a Bottle concert at Radio City Music Hall in New York City - 2003

      by LilithGardener on Thu Mar 07, 2013 at 02:14:31 PM PST

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