Calif. Gov. Jerry Brown Signs AB 857, Flip-Flops His Way to Outright Tyranny
Sacramento, CA -(AmmoLand.com)- California’s self-appointed gun-controller-in-chief Kevin de León rammed through new legislation which criminalizes the possession of family heirlooms thanks to the capitulation of the state’s “acting” Governor Jerry Brown, said civil rights advocacy organization Firearms Policy Coalition.
Assembly Bill 857, which will require serialization and registration of virtually every firearm possessed in the State, was authored by former Sacramento County sheriff’s deputy and current Assemblyman Jim Cooper, who infamously campaigned on a pro-gun, pro-carry license platform against Scott Jones for sheriff.
“Today’s action by Governor Brown shows how craven California’s despotic ruling class has become,” said Firearms Policy Coalition President Brandon Combs. “The Legislature has abandoned the Constitution, representative government, and the People of California. I fully expect the People to respond in kind.”
FPC believes that AB 857 may very well be the spark to ignite the flame of a political revolution, and that California gun owners will have to carefully weigh the risks of compliance before submitting to an openly tyrannical government that puts them and their Constitutionally-protected property in the crosshairs of a growing police state.
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