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The Resistance Begins: Refuse to Register ; “Largest Act of Civil Disobedience in State History”
SHTF Plan ^ | 1-25-2013 | Mac Slavo

Posted on 01/25/2013 8:50:10 PM PST by blam

The Resistance Begins: New York Gun Owners Refuse to Register; “Largest Act of Civil Disobedience in State History”

Mac Slavo
January 25th, 2013

With emotions running high in the aftermath of the Newtown Sandy Hook shooting, politicians on the State and Federal level have begun introducing legislative actions to curtail access to firearms protected by the Second Amendment. In Missouri, parents may soon be forced to register firearms with their child’s school under threat of criminal penalties. In Massachusetts, another proposal would require storage of semi-automatic rifles at government approved storage depots. And, in the State of New York, congressional representatives have already passed legislation that requires registration of every semi-automatic rifle and reduces maximum magazine capacity to 7 rounds of ammunition, and Governor Cuomo has floated the idea of gun confiscation.

Now, in what is sure to be a growing trend across the entire country, New York gun owners are organizing a resistance against what many believe to be the most, “brazen infringement on the right to keep and bear arms anywhere in the nation,” according to The New American:

Preparations are already being made for mass resistance.

“I’ve heard from hundreds of people that they’re prepared to defy the law, and that number will be magnified by the thousands, by the tens of thousands, when the registration deadline comes,’’ said President Brian Olesen with American Shooters Supply, among the biggest gun dealers in the state, in an interview with the New York Post.

Even government officials admit that forcing New Yorkers to register their guns will be a tough sell, and they are apparently aware that massive non-compliance will be the order of the day. “Many of these assault-rifle owners aren’t going to register; we realize that,’’ a source in the Cuomo administration told the Post, adding that officials expect “widespread violations” of the new statute.

Threats of imprisoning gun owners for up to a year and confiscating their weapons are already being issued by governor’s office, headed by a rabid anti-Second Amendment extremist who suggested before the bill passed that “confiscation” of all semi-automatic rifles was being considered. If tens or even hundreds of thousands of otherwise law-abiding citizens refuse to comply, however, analysts say New York would either have to start raising taxes and building a lot more prisons, or give up on the scheme that experts say will do nothing to reduce violence and that lawmakers say is aimed at eventual confiscation.

Activists involved in the state-wide boycott against the unconstitutional statute who spoke to the Post almost taunted authorities, saying gun owners would essentially dare authorities to “come and take it away.”

According to the paper, leaders of some of the state’s hundreds of gun clubs, dealers, and non-profit organizations, citing the New York Constitution’s guarantee that gun rights “cannot be infringed,” are currently involved in organizing the resistance. Among the primary concerns is that, with registration, authorities would know where to go for confiscation, an idea already proposed openly by Governor Cuomo himself.

“They’re saying, ‘F— the governor! F— Cuomo! We’re not going to register our guns,’ and I think they’re serious. People are not going to do it. People are going to resist,” explained State Rifle and Pistol Association President Tom King, who also serves on the National Rifle Association board of directors. “They’re taking one of our guaranteed civil rights, and they’re taking it away.”

Opponents of the right to bear arms, take heed. The American people know what you’re up to and they will not stand for it.

The resistance has begun.


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KEYWORDS: banglist; civildisobedience; guncontrol; gunregistration; guns; newyork; nra; register; secondamendment
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1 posted on 01/25/2013 8:50:25 PM PST by blam
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To: blam

It’ll be like prohibition. Just try to get a conviction from a jury.


2 posted on 01/25/2013 8:52:44 PM PST by Cboldt
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To: blam

3 posted on 01/25/2013 8:53:12 PM PST by Lancey Howard
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To: blam

There is a time for everything. Nothing new under the sun.


4 posted on 01/25/2013 8:53:24 PM PST by logitech (Who's here so vile, that will not love his country? If any speak, for him I have offended)
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To: blam

Boating accident? No, Officer, I don’t own a boat. I turned my guns in during the last gun buy-back down at City Hall - ammo too.


5 posted on 01/25/2013 8:54:51 PM PST by Veggie Todd (That's some bad hat, Harry.)
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To: blam
Activists involved in the state-wide boycott against the unconstitutional statute who spoke to the Post almost taunted authorities, saying gun owners would essentially dare authorities to “come and take it away.”

Probably a third column. The law requires registration so suggesting resistance to confiscation is premature at best. The best way to resist registration is to actually resist registration.

6 posted on 01/25/2013 8:55:18 PM PST by palmer (Obama = Carter + affirmative action)
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To: blam

BTTT


7 posted on 01/25/2013 8:55:18 PM PST by Jet Jaguar
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To: blam

I just figured out what our local Albany Chinese Restaurant owner , a naturalized citizen, meant earlier today when he was discussing the new gun control laws, saying:

” Rock and Road!”


8 posted on 01/25/2013 8:57:49 PM PST by Candor7 (Obama fascism article:(http://www.americanthinker.com/2009/05/barack_obama_the_quintessentia_1.html))
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To: Veggie Todd
And the receipts they gave you when you turned them in? Did those fall out of the boat?

NY'ers merely need to refuse to register. Very simple, although I admit that if I did it, I would probably end up losing my job.

9 posted on 01/25/2013 8:58:49 PM PST by palmer (Obama = Carter + affirmative action)
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To: blam
Before Cuomo's crowd of Southern European criminals ever arrived in New York, the Huguenots had come there with their firearms fleeing violent persecution from the French government of Louis XIV.

There's no place else to run so I guess Cuomo will need to be defenestrated.

10 posted on 01/25/2013 8:59:28 PM PST by muawiyah
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To: blam

How in the heck could you be forced to register firearms with a school? What kind of crazy is that?


11 posted on 01/25/2013 9:00:34 PM PST by Girlene
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To: palmer

Even Canadian gunowners broke the back of their national gun registration system by not registering their firearms. it’s been abolished.


12 posted on 01/25/2013 9:01:11 PM PST by muawiyah
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To: palmer; blam

Canada lost this battle, with a much smaller population and a much more oppressive (at the time) federal government.

We didn’t leave the Old Country to be punks and fags.


13 posted on 01/25/2013 9:01:16 PM PST by One Name (Ultimately, the TRUTH is a razor's edge and no man can sit astride it.)
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To: blam

Time to start building a Gallows across the Street from the State Capitol Buildings in MA and NY.

Not as a Threat to our caring and compassionate Dear Leaders, just a Reminder.


14 posted on 01/25/2013 9:01:26 PM PST by Kickass Conservative (I only Fear a Government that doesn't Fear me.)
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To: blam

All they’ll do is refuse to renew your Conceal Carry Permit.


15 posted on 01/25/2013 9:02:41 PM PST by Shadowstrike (Be polite, Be professional, but have a plan to kill everyone you meet.)
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To: blam

“Resist we much!” Not a typo, just a Rev. Al quote.


16 posted on 01/25/2013 9:05:43 PM PST by Kickass Conservative (I only Fear a Government that doesn't Fear me.)
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To: blam

The state will just fight back. Cancel your drivers license, withold your state tax refund, etc.


17 posted on 01/25/2013 9:05:43 PM PST by umgud
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To: Cboldt
It’ll be like prohibition.

Except that no one threatened the jack booted authorities with bathtub gin.

Is it possible that DHS will interject itself into this when gun owners resist? Claim they are being terrorists by resisting Coumo the yo yo?

18 posted on 01/25/2013 9:07:28 PM PST by ChildOfThe60s (If you can remember the 60s.....you weren't really there)
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To: palmer
NY'ers merely need to refuse to register. Very simple, although I admit that if I did it, I would probably end up losing my job.

I got chewed out a few weeks ago for forgetting about folks like you that still draw a pay check, and have a mortgage. I was wrong not to take that into account, and deserved the verbal admonishment I received.

Not everyone is in my position where I don't have to worry about paychecks, mortgages, children and those fiddly things.

You do what you have to do to take care of you and yours. Especially the kids.

There's enough old cranky farts that own their own places outright, and don't rely on checks from government or day jobs. We should keep them plenty busy.

Remember us old guys, though.

I won't comply with any laws like this, regardless of where they come from.

/johnny

19 posted on 01/25/2013 9:11:03 PM PST by JRandomFreeper (Gone Galt)
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To: muawiyah

“Before Cuomo’s crowd of Southern European criminals ever arrived in New York”

Oh lord,, you’ve done it now. (snicker)


20 posted on 01/25/2013 9:12:05 PM PST by DesertRhino (I was standing with a rifle, waiting for soviet paratroopers, but communists just ran for office.)
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To: blam
Cuomo is a fool.
21 posted on 01/25/2013 9:13:53 PM PST by Logical me
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To: ChildOfThe60s

When Representatives get shot in the ass, they may have no choice but to stand on their position.


22 posted on 01/25/2013 9:16:42 PM PST by Hoosier-Daddy ( "It is not our job to protect the people from the consequences of their political choices.")
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To: JRandomFreeper

I am single and old enough to know better than to give in. I have a few high capacity magazines which I won’t turn in on principle. A lot easier said than done especially since I live in VIrginia and probably would get kudos from my sheriff at this point.


23 posted on 01/25/2013 9:17:47 PM PST by palmer (Obama = Carter + affirmative action)
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To: Kickass Conservative

“Gallows across the Street from the State Capitol Buildings in MA ———:

I’ll supply the refreshments if you come to MA.I’m too old for the construction work.

.


24 posted on 01/25/2013 9:19:04 PM PST by Mears
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To: blam
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25 posted on 01/25/2013 9:20:31 PM PST by FatherofFive (Islam is evil and must be eradicated)
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To: One Name

lol 51% of this country is punks and fags


26 posted on 01/25/2013 9:21:24 PM PST by steel_resolve (Ships With Holes Will Sink And I Will Swim)
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To: blam

history repeats:

first they register.

then they confiscate.

then they exterminate.

nice flag, btw.


27 posted on 01/25/2013 9:24:06 PM PST by dadfly
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To: blam

Insist on a Jury trial.

Be sure to pick gun owners to be on that jury.


28 posted on 01/25/2013 9:25:40 PM PST by Venturer
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To: DesertRhino
Somebody will take offense ~ but it's true in many instances. Nancy Pelosi's daddy was a siciliano protectore. pinata or whatever his name is has a noble name from the Boot.

These people were criminals there, and they brought it here, and they are still criminals. They think that way ~ they believe it ~ they ooze it from their pores.

Then there are others, but there ARE the criminal class

29 posted on 01/25/2013 9:25:56 PM PST by muawiyah
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To: steel_resolve
The mittbots thought that and said that and po'd Repubican voters.

It's loser talk.

30 posted on 01/25/2013 9:28:35 PM PST by muawiyah
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To: Candor7
"” Rock and Road!”"

LOL.

Good one.

31 posted on 01/25/2013 9:29:37 PM PST by blam
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To: blam

The only register yer gonna get is the. To give you pause. as you cower from your vile and evil act.report from my arms. That ought


32 posted on 01/25/2013 9:29:46 PM PST by Vendome (Don't take life so seriously, you won't live through it anyway)
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To: blam

I am wondering when the first Heller/McDonald lawsuits start? Where is our Temporary injunction at? The ACLU does this all the time stopping laws before they become active. I live in a Southern State, so I don’t have to be a test case right now.


33 posted on 01/25/2013 9:32:10 PM PST by ClayinVA ("Those who don't remember history are doomed to repeat it")
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To: umgud

Then you drive without one , Thousands will be doing it.

Tax refund??? What’s that.


34 posted on 01/25/2013 9:32:26 PM PST by Venturer
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To: Mears

That makes two of us.

Maybe we can get some Illegals to build it. Is there a Home Depot near the Capitol?


35 posted on 01/25/2013 9:33:19 PM PST by Kickass Conservative (I only Fear a Government that doesn't Fear me.)
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To: ChildOfThe60s
-- Is it possible that DHS will interject itself into this when gun owners resist? Claim they are being terrorists by resisting Coumo the yo yo? --

It's a given. The petty tyrants will use every lackey they can muster.

As for "like prohibition," forfeiture of your gallon of gin is much easier to tolerate, than is forfeiture of your arsenal. IOW, conviction in court will be like prohibition (no conviction), but the downside risk is remarkably different.

36 posted on 01/25/2013 9:34:00 PM PST by Cboldt
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To: umgud

“The state will just fight back. Cancel your drivers license, withold your state tax refund, etc.”

Cancel whose drivers license? If somebody doesn’t register, they don’t register. They don’t call up the motor vehicle department and say “I have one, but I won’t register it”.

The whole point is that the NYS govt. won’t know you have it if you don’t register.

The only way they can fight back (and they will) is by making examples of those who happen to get caught. Look for some program that promotes snitching.

Anyone contemplating resisting this law needs to keep their mouths shut and their weapons out of sight. And make damn sure you have no enemies that know what you have.


37 posted on 01/25/2013 9:34:00 PM PST by Nik Naym (It's not my fault... I have compulsive smartass disorder.)
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To: blam

38 posted on 01/25/2013 9:35:58 PM PST by 2ndDivisionVet (I'll raise $2million for Sarah Palin's presidential run. What'll you do?)
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To: Kickass Conservative

““Resist we much!” Not a typo, just a Rev. Al quote.”


HAHAHAHAHAHA......I SO remember that.....hahahahahaha. GOOD ONE.


39 posted on 01/25/2013 9:36:05 PM PST by ourworldawry
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To: blam

They don’t bother to require immigrants to register, but they want Citizens to register.

DON’T DO IT!

Remember Concord and Lexington!


40 posted on 01/25/2013 9:36:23 PM PST by P-Marlowe (There can be no Victory without a fight and no battle without wounds.)
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To: Cboldt

unless someone changes the 1986 FOPA law, registration of non-NFA weapons is illegal under federal law. soooo, I guess these states can f*** off.


41 posted on 01/25/2013 9:36:44 PM PST by RC one (.From My Cold Dead Hands.)
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To: Cboldt
Just try to get a conviction from a jury.

Not a problem. They'll just change the venue to a cesspool of Obama voters.

42 posted on 01/25/2013 9:36:51 PM PST by Jeff Chandler (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpAOwJvTOio)
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To: muawiyah

Thrown out a window? Thats kinda specific...


43 posted on 01/25/2013 9:37:11 PM PST by When do we get liberated? (A socialist is a communist who realizes he must suck at the tit of Capitalism.)
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To: blam
You wake up a criminal, not because you did something, but because you didn't do something.
44 posted on 01/25/2013 9:37:31 PM PST by VanShuyten ("a shadow...draped nobly in the folds of a gorgeous eloquence.")
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To: Jeff Chandler
-- They'll just change the venue to a cesspool of Obama voters. --

I'm pretty sure that at least 2/6 of that cohort likes its gin too, if you know what I mean.

45 posted on 01/25/2013 9:40:39 PM PST by Cboldt
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To: Nik Naym
The whole point is that the NYS govt. won’t know you have it if you don’t register.

NY already has handgun and assault weapons registration. There will be much more registration with the new law just passed.

46 posted on 01/25/2013 9:41:48 PM PST by umgud
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To: umgud
“Did you really think we want those laws observed?" said Dr. Ferris. "We want them to be broken. You'd better get it straight that it's not a bunch of boy scouts you're up against... We're after power and we mean it... There's no way to rule innocent men. The only power any government has is the power to crack down on criminals. Well, when there aren't enough criminals one makes them. One declares so many things to be a crime that it becomes impossible for men to live without breaking laws. Who wants a nation of law-abiding citizens? What's there in that for anyone? But just pass the kind of laws that can neither be observed nor enforced or objectively interpreted – and you create a nation of law-breakers – and then you cash in on guilt. Now that's the system, Mr. Reardon, that's the game, and once you understand it, you'll be much easier to deal with.” ― Ayn Rand, Atlas Shrugged
47 posted on 01/25/2013 9:43:55 PM PST by Manta (Obama to issue executive order repealing laws of physics)
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To: VanShuyten
You wake up a criminal, not because you did something, but because you didn't do something.

Like not buying insurance?

Look for the government to use the IRS as their point thugs in this battle. It will be ruthless.

48 posted on 01/25/2013 9:44:57 PM PST by ChildOfThe60s (If you can remember the 60s.....you weren't really there)
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To: steel_resolve

So we need to steer the numbers about 2-3%. Appealing to the not yet totally-lost could do that. How many young men and women with a good heart but no real parental or other role models could be reclaimed out of this diaspora?

Young hearts yearn for the TRUTH. Someone has to be there to represent it.


49 posted on 01/25/2013 9:50:50 PM PST by One Name (Ultimately, the TRUTH is a razor's edge and no man can sit astride it.)
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To: blam

Now, let’s do that nationwide with taxes. Starve the beast! Bring government to its knees!


50 posted on 01/25/2013 9:51:00 PM PST by upsdriver ( Palin/West '16)
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