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NFL: Off-Duty Cops Canít Carry in Stadiums
TruthAboutGuns.com ^ | October 7, 2013 | Robert Farago

Posted on 10/08/2013 9:44:07 PM PDT by South40

According to an internal Cleveland police memo unearthed by cleveland.com the NFL’s banning off-duty cops carrying in or around FirstEnergy Stadium. What’s more, “The rule, which police said took effect Sept. 11, applies to all NFL facilities and all off-duty federal, state and local law enforcement officers .

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Miscellaneous; News/Current Events; US: Ohio
KEYWORDS: banglist; football; guncontrol; lawenforcement; secondamendment; sports; yesterday
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1 posted on 10/08/2013 9:44:07 PM PDT by South40
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To: South40

Then I guess they won’t be attending football games in future, right?


2 posted on 10/08/2013 9:45:23 PM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet (You can't invade the mainland US There'd be a rifle behind every blade of grass.)
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To: South40

Did you hear that, crazy people? Football stadiums are gun free zones.


3 posted on 10/08/2013 9:46:46 PM PDT by Vince Ferrer
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To: Vince Ferrer

Well, ya never know when an off duty cop might help in busting out windows on a range rover after jumping off his motorcycle. Or go berserk in a major stadium if their team is losing.


4 posted on 10/08/2013 9:49:41 PM PDT by rktman (Inergalactic background checks? King hussein you're first up.)
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To: South40

I didn’t think they would start muzzling civilian police this soon.


5 posted on 10/08/2013 9:51:17 PM PDT by philetus (Keep doing what you always do and you'll eventually get what you deserve)
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To: South40

Anyone who has attended a New York Jets game knows that this is a fantastic policy.


6 posted on 10/08/2013 9:52:13 PM PDT by Alberta's Child ("I've never seen such a conclave of minstrels in my life.")
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To: rktman

Yep, painting police with a broad brush is a good thing. LOL!


7 posted on 10/08/2013 9:52:34 PM PDT by doc1019
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To: South40

I wonder if they are worried that one of the cops might go over the edge watching grown men running around wearing pink cleats and mouthpieces.


8 posted on 10/08/2013 9:52:41 PM PDT by FlingWingFlyer (The DemocRAT Pahtay! Spending our grandchildren's future, today!)
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To: South40
You mean football team owners are as stupid as the city, state and the Fed? Tell me you are kidding. Never mind......
9 posted on 10/08/2013 9:54:16 PM PDT by Fungi
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To: South40

Sounds like the forward to a Matthew Bracken novel.


10 posted on 10/08/2013 9:55:26 PM PDT by atomic_dog
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To: South40

Off duty cops are required to carry.


11 posted on 10/08/2013 10:00:40 PM PDT by marron
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To: South40

Just inviting the next mass killer in to the stadium. NFL looks like they are going for the record number of casualties. Wonder what the over under in on body count.


12 posted on 10/08/2013 10:01:11 PM PDT by DaveyB ("When injustice becomes the law; rebellion becomes duty." - Thomas Jefferson)
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To: South40

The are some cops who shouldn’t be carrying anywhere....


13 posted on 10/08/2013 10:08:33 PM PDT by clintonh8r (Don't twerk me, Bro!)
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To: South40

This is the new keystone of the liberal agenda. If we “criminalize” guns and gun ownership, at some point in the future, the left will have peacefully taken complete control of the country.

This is the whole reason that schools are punishing kids for drawing anything that looks like a gun, pointing their fingers in the shape of a gun or eating a food into the shape of a gun. If they can send the message to vulnerable children that “guns bad, liberals good”, they will have an entire generation of kids believing it.

Either we draw a line in the sand and stop it now, or the 2nd Amendment will be meaningless in 30 years!


14 posted on 10/08/2013 10:13:17 PM PDT by DustyMoment (Congress - another name for the American politburo!!)
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To: doc1019

LOL! Good and bad in every department. Sounds like the dudes in nyc were NOT some of bloomies finest.


15 posted on 10/08/2013 10:19:19 PM PDT by rktman (Inergalactic background checks? King hussein you're first up.)
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To: South40

since many police officers are noted for being thugs with badges, its a good idea...Hard for me to say that as my father was a detroit mounted cop, retired in the 50’s...


16 posted on 10/08/2013 10:29:38 PM PDT by goat granny
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To: South40; Joe Brower
I don't see the logic in giving off-duty cops special gun privileges that the little people don't have.

It would be nice if all law abiding citizens could carry in these danger zones, but cops don't "do it better." In fact, when it comes to bumblef**ks with guns, they're often the worst offenders.

Ping to JB.

17 posted on 10/08/2013 10:30:38 PM PDT by AAABEST (Et lux in tenebris lucet: et tenebrae eam non comprehenderunt)
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To: goat granny
since many police officers are noted for being thugs with badges, its a good idea...Hard for me to say that as my father was a detroit mounted cop, retired in the 50’s...

Police work was a far more honorable profession back then.

Must have been nice.

18 posted on 10/08/2013 10:32:07 PM PDT by AAABEST (Et lux in tenebris lucet: et tenebrae eam non comprehenderunt)
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To: South40

So that’s the deal they made to keep the lawyers off
their backs. Are they ready to take personal responsibility
for everyone’s safety in every stadium? I’ll bet they get
protection from that too. Lets give a big applause for
the new LNFL. I think this is a big setup for another
false flag operation. Obama sure could use one.


19 posted on 10/08/2013 10:33:10 PM PDT by Slambat
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To: DustyMoment

The NFL sent out the same sort of notice in Seattle.


20 posted on 10/08/2013 10:39:42 PM PDT by USNBandit (sarcasm engaged at all times)
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