News CBS Reporter Under Investigation For Straw Purchase Of AR-15

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    (FREE BEACON) The gun store where a CBS News employee purchased a gun for a segment that aired Thursday on “CBS This Morning” has filed a report with the Virginia State Police and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives over concerns the purchase was unlawful.

    The store, SpecDive Tactical in Alexandria, Virginia, said that when CBS News’ Paula Reid purchased the rifle she told the store’s general manager the gun was for her own use. However, when CBS reported on the story they revealed the gun was purchased for the story and transferred to a third party a few hours later. “The rifle we purchased was legally transferred to a federally licensed firearms dealer and weapons instructor in Virginia, just hours after we bought it,” the report said.

    The store said they contacted the ATF after viewing the report because they feared the misdirection used by the CBS reporter constituted a straw purchase, which would be a federal crime


    Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2016/06/gun-store-undercover-cbs-reporter-broke-law/#bKi3Tu7pfkxrRPk5.99
     
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    lock her up with the orlando shooters muzzie wife then see if jailhouse love develops. Show would beat the shit out of big brother.
     
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    ...the producer for katie courics show about guns did the same thing. they talked about it being a crime but i havent heard any follow up on it.
     
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    Much like "Obamllary", the media believes they are above the law.
     
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    Why didn't they just resell it to the gun store they bought it from after? Dopes.
     
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    I think it's more the news agency didn't understand the law.
    Now as for Hillary, that's another story
     
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    Or pawn it :dontknow:

    thats legal also.
     
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    Is this the same one?

     
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    That's not a straw purchase, a straw purchase is buying a gun for someone who wouldn't be able to legally buy a gun
     
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    more gun threads please.
     
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    How's Neg City?
     
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    damn now I'm hungry for prawns
     
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    great. you didn't put forth much effort.
     
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    chicks love the bad boy.
     
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    It does not play. :no: I had to manually do it.
     
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    Yes thank you, i will replace the OP
     
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    Don't fuck with my favorite movies, bag head. :nono:
     
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    What's the obsession with the AR-15?
     
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