Police Worried About New Vest-Penetrating Gun

Justin justin-cypherpunks at soze.net
Sat Jan 15 08:02:49 PST 2005

On 2005-01-15T09:38:23+0000, Justin wrote:
> On 2005-01-14T15:42:18-0800, Bill Stewart wrote:
> > Seems like scare-mongering to me, not a practical concern.
> Of course it's not a practical concern.  Criminals already have access
> to handguns that will defeat common soft body armor.  This media panic
> was instigated by a press release from the Violence Policy Center, which
> has evidently (for now) given up trying to pass a new assault weapon
> ban, and is instead finding new legislative targets.

I didn't remember which group it was, and I guessed wrong.  It wasn't
the VPC.  It was the Brady Campaign/MMM.

"War is the father and king of all, and some he shows as gods, others as men; some he makes slaves, others free." -Heraclitus 53

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