ATF Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms & Explosives

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Name: ATF Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms & Explosives
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 54 mins ago - 5 reports

Bill would eliminate requirement to identify race in gun purchases

Republican Reps. Diane Black (Tenn.) and Ted Poe (Texas) have introduced legislation to eliminate the requirement for individuals to identify their race when filing paperwork to buy a gun.Black and Poe said the requirement was overly personal and not ... [Published The Hill - 4 hours ago]
First reported 2 hours ago - Updated 2 hours ago - 1 reports

Feds Owe Ex-Undercover Agent for Gang Threats

By JONNY BONNER(CN) - Rebuking a law-enforcement agency for its "sorry failure" in a "Kafkaesque" tale, a federal judge awarded $173,000 to a celebrated undercover agent threatened with death by the Hells Angels.Jay Dobyns started as an agent for the ... [Published Courthouse News Service - 2 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 6 hours ago - 2 reports

GUN PARTS MAKER: OBAMA NAME A JOKE

OceansideAn Oceanside gun parts maker who’s selling a pistol part he calls “Obama’s Blaster” says the name is a joke, but others are finding nothing funny about it.Dimitrios Karras, owner of Ares Armor, says the name is meant to stir up controversy, not ... [Published U-T San Diego - 6 hours ago]
First reported 17 hours ago - Updated 14 hours ago - 1 reports

Onerous ATF rules threaten to put gun dealers out of business

Doug Stockman always has had a passion for firearms, so 20 years ago he made a business out of it.Today, his shop, SSG Tactical, is one of the largest gun dealers in Virginia, with 10 employees, training classes and concealed-carry fashion bags.Mr. Stockman ... [Published Washington Times - 17 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated 23 hours ago - 2 reports

Conservative Media Cooks Up Outlandish Claim That Obama Admin. Is Racially Profiling Gun Owners

Right-wing outlets are claiming that the Obama administration is using the standard form for federal gun background checks to engage in "racial profiling" and to find out "who has guns" because the form asks about race and ethnicity. But the form has ... [Published Media Matters for America - 23 hours ago]
First reported Sep 18 2014 - Updated Sep 18 2014 - 1 reports

Bill eliminating ATF introduced in wake of botched operations

A bill that would eliminate the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and fold its duties into the FBI and other agencies was introduced in Congress on Wednesday.Click to Continue » ... [Published McClatchy DC - Sep 18 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 6 reports

Wisconsin Congressman Jim Sensenbrenner wants to eliminate the ATF

5:33 p.m. CDTWASHINGTON D.C. (WTAQ) - U.S. House Republican Jim Sensenbrenner introduced a bill Wednesday to eliminate the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives.The Menomonee Falls Republican said a few weeks ago he wanted to transfer the ... [Published WTAQ News Talk - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 3 reports

Obama administration now requiring gun buyers to declare race, ethnicity

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) in 2012 quietly amended its Form 4473 to force gun buyers to identify as either Indian, Asian, black, Pacific Islander, or white.The Washington Times reports that according to legal experts, ... [Published The Week Magazine - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

ATF, Firearms Industry Offer Reward in Box Elder Firearms Theft

ST. PAUL, Minn — The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF), the trade association for the firearms industry, announced a reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of ... [Published U.S. Dept. of Justice - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 2 reports

Armed Career Criminal Sentenced to Fifteen Years in Prison

BOSTON – A former Springfield man was sentenced today in U.S. District Court in Springfield for illegally possessing a firearm and ammunition.Luis Colon, 31, was sentenced by U.S. District Judge Michael A. Ponsor to 15 years in prison, and three years ... [Published U.S. Dept. of Justice - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 4 reports

Vindicated: Agent Jay Dobyns Wins Long Court Battle With ATF

After a long six year court battle with the Bureau of Alcohol Tobacco and Firearms, Special Agent and whistleblower Jay Dobyns says he as been... ... [Published Townhall.com Blog's TownHall Blog - Sep 17 2014]
First reported Sep 17 2014 - Updated Sep 17 2014 - 1 reports

Retired agent awarded $173,000 in ATF lawsuit

A retired federal agent was awarded $173,000 after a judge found the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives breached a 2007 settlement that resolved the agent's complaint that the…Click to Continue » ... [Published Kentucky.com - Sep 17 2014]

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...One of the techniques employed was the 'non-final acquittal,'" Allegra wrote. "Kafka describes these acquittals thusly: 'That is to say, when [the accused] is acquitted in this fashion the charge is lifted from [his] shoulders for the time being, but it continues to hover above [him] and can, as soon as an order comes from on high, be laid upon [him] again.'"
"I ain't never had a beef with anyone in that neighborhood that would do anything to me" Burke said, noting that an arson investigator was on the scene this morning along with agents from the BureauBureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and...
"Washington bureaucrats have no business requiring citizens who are lawfully purchasing firearms to disclose their race or ethnicity," Poe said. "As long as the gun is purchased lawfully, race or ethnicity should be irrelevant."
... The September 18 release claims, in contradiction to publicly available evidence, "In 2012, the Obama Administration quietly began requiring the BureauBureau of Alcohol Tobacco Firearms and Explosives (ATF) to record firearms purchasers' race and ethnicity."

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