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    Nonconformity and Freethinking Now Considered Mental Illnesses | The Unbounded Spirit "Is nonconformity and freethinking a mental illness? According to the newest addition of the DSM-IV (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders), it certainly is. The manual identifies a new mental...
  2. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
  3. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    The safe act was supposed to stop unstable people from getting firearms right ? There is a neighbor that has been treated by a psychiatrist for wanting to commit suicide and has been medications. His brother passed away and he got his rifles and shotguns. The safe act did nothing to stop this...
  4. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    About mental illness.
  5. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    I just learned about this in a company-sponsored "safety brief". Now there's another catch-all way to declare nearly anyone to have a mental illness simply due to change of seasons - at which point Andy's goons have another reason to confiscate guns under the provisions of the SAFE act...
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    Clockwork Orange anyone? This neuroscientist claims that extremist beliefs can be treated as a mental camps please! Kathleen Taylor, Neuroscientist, Says Religious Fundamentalism Could Be Treated As A Mental Illness
  7. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    Soooo... The CDC says that up to 1 in 5 kids suffer from mental disorders!!! Up to 1 in 5 children suffer from a mental disorder, CDC says | Fox News Given this new and alarming statistic, just how many people will have their right to bear arms denied when they become adults (as a result of...
  8. Laws and Politics - Firearms/Self Defense/Weapons
    He did say that his new laws will "stop the madness", no? Madness is: Definition of MADNESS1 : the quality or state of being mad: as a : rage b : insanity c : extreme folly d : ecstasy, enthusiasm 2 : any of several ailments of animals marked by frenzied behavior...
  9. Pistol Permits
    Hello, Late 20s guy in Onondaga county, Thanks much for the forum. I am looking at getting into owning some firearms for personal protection. If possible, I would like to buy a handgun for home defense, and from what I understand, I don't need a permit for that. I would also like a handgun for...
  10. Firearms in the News
    Assault weapons banned from 2013 Eastern Sports and Outdoor Show - abc27 WHTM
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    Maybe the reason they won't discuss mental illness is because it will cost too much money...this is an email I got in my inbox, thought I would share it.. I'm Adam Lanza"s Mom ------ “I Am Adam Lanza’s Mother” by Steve It's time to talk about mental illness Liza Long Friday’s horrific...
  12. Pistol Permits
    Hey, guys. I was going to apply for my Suffolk County Pistol Permit and I had a couple of questions about the application. Question #40 asks: Have you ever suffered any mental illness, or been confined to any hospital, public or private institution, for mental illness? While I've never been...
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