Monday, September 19, 2016

Show Notes 09-17-2016

Saturday Show 9-17-16

Facebook steps up on fight against fake news
Facebook says it is working to fight the spread of fake news on its platform after false stories claiming the 9/11 attacks were a conspiracy and that Fox News anchor Megyn Kelly was backing Hillary Clinton appeared among its “trending topics.”
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Sheriffs vowing to oppose Federal gun laws have court support
The rule of law is on the side of Montana sheriffs who say they won't enforce any new federal gun laws. NBC Montana has learned that a Supreme Court decision in 1997 applies now.
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Medical Marijuana card holders prohibited from buying guns and ammunition
Lenny Brown has always been a gun owner."I've owned firearms all my life" he said. "I've been an NRA member all my life." He is also a medical marijuana card holder. But now, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) say he can't legally be both.
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Washington: VOTE NO ON 1491! Ballot Initiative will Selectively Target Gun Owners
On the 2016 General Election ballot, Washingtonians will find Ballot Initiative 1491, an initiative purported to prevent violent acts by creating so-called “Extreme Risk Protection Orders” (ERPO).  This legislation was introduced in the Washington Legislature during the 2015 Legislative Session as House Bill 1857.
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