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  1. Thundar

    Virginia Legal Definition of Open Carry

    Yes, I am familiar with the hidden from common observation language in § 18.2-308 for concealed carry. That logic also makes the assumption that what is not concealed carry is open carry. Not sure that will fly. It will be very interesting to see how the Virginia courts interpret the...
  2. Thundar

    Virginia Legal Definition of Open Carry

    Newport News passed an open carry ban in municipal buildings last week. This week I spoke at a zoning board meeting at the city hall council chambers. I was carrying something in a CZ82 flap holster. Police officer approached me and said “open carry was illegal”. I told him there was no...
  3. Thundar

    Hampton Roads - OC reports

    Open carried yesterday in Hampton on Mercury Blvd. Lowe’s, Big Lots, Dollar General. No issues.
  4. Thundar

    Hampton Roads - OC reports

    I have been a vendor at many gun shows. After witnessing the lack of gun discipline by some patrons, I have grown to appreciate why this is needed. As a gun owner I don't like it, but I understand it.
  5. Thundar

    Hampton Roads - OC reports

    Open carried at Harbor Freight on Mercury Boulevard and at Peninsula Town Center, no issues.
  6. Thundar

    Hampton Roads - OC reports

    Happy New Year. Only 3 posts in the Hampton Roads forum in 2018. I remember when we had over a hundred a day when BMWAG was arrested and LEO 229 was being his typical self. Ahhhh the good old days.
  7. Thundar

    Hurricane Florence is coming to the mid-Atlantic next week

    Florence is threatening. I hope my preparations are for naught, but I prepare none the less. I hope my return to OCDO finds everybody here well prepared. Live prepared or die, Thundar
  8. Thundar

    Coin toss win for Republicans in House of Delegates

    Wow. Better to be lucky than good. Republicans retain House of Delegates today with a coin toss win. (I know, not literally a coin toss, but the same effect) Will Republicans retain the House againin 2019 with Timmy on the ballot for the Dems? This will be a hard fought election, without the...
  9. Thundar

    When will VCDL PAC endorse Statewide candidates?

    12 days until Virginia elections and VCDL PAC has still not endorsed statewide candidates. Why is it taking so long for VCDL PAC to announce endorsements? It is a pity that endorsements come so late. Many, including those serving overseas in the military must vote absentee and the...
  10. Thundar

    Ed Gilespie doesn't deserve your vote.

    Here is what Bob Sadtler, Chairman of VCDL PAC is said: VCDL- Political Action Committee June 14 · ***A word from the Chairman*** ... Ed Gillespie has failed on many levels to reach out to his base. Corey feels that to blindly hand your support over, just to avoid Ralph Northam is...
  11. Thundar

    ATF Concerned about FFL Burglaries and Robberies

    WASHINGTON (ABC7) — The U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) reports there has been a significant spike in the amount of licensed gun stores falling victim to criminals nationwide.....“It’s a growing trend and we’re concerned about it," ATF Special Agent Dave Cheplak...
  12. Thundar

    What does Constitutional Carry Mean? Is the NRA mucking this up on purpose?

    What does Constitutional Carry Mean? Most who have been here and have argued for it for years would say constitutional carry is the ability to carry openly or concealed without a permit or license. ********** The very helpful boot licking people at the NRA have introduced the term...
  13. Thundar

    Ft Lauderdale lessons to be learned.

    Yes the baggage area in Ft Lauderdale was a gun free zone. Florida, like Virginia has a law against firearms possession in non-secure areas of airport terminal buildings. This needs correcting. We should not be disarmed anywhere where the government has not taken affirmative steps to ensure...
  14. Thundar

    10 January Special Elections - Where is VCDL?

    Two Senate Seats are up for grabs on 10 January, with the balance of power (senate majority)hanging in the balance. Haven't heard a peep from VCDL about the special elections. Wonder if they just forgot?? Funny thing is the balance of power could be decided by, wait for it, Wait for it...
  15. Thundar

    Plastic Guns for the Snake Eaters

    Article Title: Glock Woos Marine and Army Spec Ops. Is DOD Next? Link: http://www.military.com/daily-news/2016/10/19/glock-woos-marine-and-army-spec-ops-is-dod-next.html?ESRC=dod_161021.nl Plastic guns, really? Oh well, here is to hoping Sig Sauer wins the big contract!
  16. Thundar

    NRA-ILA Endorses Trump Without Grading Him

    Why would the NRA-ILA endorse Trump without grading him? The answer is simple. His grade would not merit endorsement. He would be at best an Aq which is not good enough for NRA Endorsement. That is the best grade he could get because he has no legislative experience. Look in the Virginia...
  17. Thundar

    Virginia State Police Unable to Process Background Checks

    Just got this notice: All Virginia Dealers, The FBI NICS has transitioned to a New NICS System today. VCheck is experiencing connectivity issues with the new system. Dealers may continue to enter transactions and they will be worked once the issues are resolved. Shelley R Walker Agency...
  18. Thundar

    Did the CNMI Governor sign the &1,000 excise tax per handgun into law?

    "Lawmakers approve $1,000 tax on handguns in lieu of total ban." Link: http://www.guns.com/2016/04/07/lawmakers-approve-1000-tax-on-handguns-in-lieu-of-total-ban/
  19. Thundar

    Apparently the Charlottesville City Council wants to be part of Maryland

    "In the wake of the Orlando massacre, the largest slaughter of Americans by a lone gunman, City Council passed 4-0 a resolution demanding state and federal legislators enact legislation to require comprehensive background checks and ban assault weapons. The resolution also asked the General...
  20. Thundar

    P4P Alert, P4P Alert!!!! McAwful insults victims of domestic abuse

    McAwful has proposed a change to the HB 766, Concealed Handguns, Carrying with a valid Protective Order. Not only does McAwful want the victim to jump through all of the hoops needed to get a CHP, he also wants the victim to complete in person training, a requirement that is greater than that...
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