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SMART Guns

Brady sues to force “smart gun” requirements in NJ

Posted by David Hardy (on his blog)

Here’s the complaint. Essentially, the NJ legislature passed a law in 2002, which required the attorney general to report whenever “smart gun” technology went on sale in the US. Three years after he so reports, the only handguns that can be sold in NJ will be ones so equipped. The complaint alleges that the technology is now on sale, and seeks an order that the AG file the report. Nevermind that there are major concerns about reliability and safety. If people don’t want to rely on such guns, Brady figures, we’ll just have to force them to do so.

Ah, “reasonable gun control”! Brady apparently thinks that even New Jersey is “unreasonably mild” on the subject.

Because New Jersey is already so lax on their gun laws, and smart gun technology has been proven to work consistently.

Yeah, that’s SMART…

In days of yore, the British SAS carried Browning High Powers WITH THEIR SAFETIES UNENGAGED!  Why?  Because they knew with proper training there wouldn’t be any negligent discharges.  Relying on man-made devices to act as a ‘safety’ against gun accidents is foolhardy.  And these so-called smart guns use batteries.  See any problem here?

About guffaw1952

I'm a child of the 50's. libertarian, now medically-retired. I've been a certified firearms trainer, a private investigator, and worked for a major credit card company for almost 22 years. I am a proud NRA Life Member. I am a limited-government, free-market capitalist, who believes in the U.S. Constitution and the Rule of Law.

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6 thoughts on “SMART Guns

  1. Yet the law.as written exempts law enforcement and military. I don’t have a problem with “smart” guns. My problem is being told that’s all I can have.

    Posted by robertsgunshop | June 1, 2014, 8:47 am
  2. The guns may be smart, although that’s certainly debatable – but the Brady Bunch, not so much.

    Posted by Rev. Paul | June 1, 2014, 11:52 am
  3. I will accept smart guns when no computer ever shuts down or destroys data unexpectedly and all the flashlights I keep around the house never have a battery that has died in them.

    Posted by ProudHillbilly | June 2, 2014, 9:00 am

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