OWNING A GUN, HUNTING, AND SPORT SHOOTING STILL NOT ON THE LIST OF ‘RATED ACTIVITIES’ BY INSURANCE COMPANIES – Updated Research by Dennis R. Young – May 7, 2018
RE: ALBERTA JUSTICE WITHHOLDING OF HIGH RIVER ‘LEGAL AUTHORITIES PAPER’ – Letter from Jill Clayton Alberta Information and Privacy Commissioner dated April 19, 2018. SUMMARY OF ISSUES/CONCERNS FOR INQUIRY: “The record Alberta Justice says they can’t find in response to FOIP File: 2015-G-0268 was withheld from me in response to Justice FOIP File: 2017-G-0580.”
SELF-DEFENCE AND FIREARMS IN CANADA – We are not yet become a nation of cowards and the law does not require our submission to criminals. That is a decision which ought to be made by each individual in the circumstances at hand, being trusted and empowered by his government to act appropriately. By Rick Hemmingson, The Mackenzie Institute – April 27, 2018 Rick Hemmingson is a lawyer who practices in central Alberta. He was certified as a firearms safety instructor decades ago in both Saskatchewan and Alberta. http://mackenzieinstitute.com/self-defence-firearms-canada/
BRANDON-SOURIS MP LARRY MAGUIRE’S C-71 ORDER PAPER QUESTIONS ON AUTHORIZATIONS TO TRANSPORT, SOURCES OF CRIME GUNS, AND FIREARMS REVOKATIONS – House of Commons Order Paper and Notice Paper NO. 286 – THURSDAY, APRIL 26, 2018
WHAT DOES IT MEAN TO BE FREE? By Larry Maguire on March 28, 2018 https://www.larrymaguire.ca/what_does_it_mean_to_be_free
Will we have to wait another year for the RCMP to answer these questions?
“Records showing the total number of claims by High River residents and businesses and the final cost to taxpayers for paying and processing the damage claims caused by the RCMP forced entries and searches.” Municipal Affairs FOIP response April 3, 2018: Claims Paid Out = 1,580 Total Amount Paid = $2,455,815.04 Largest Single Claim = $63,001.06
RCMP EXCEL SPREADSHEET WITH 2,210 HIGH RIVER DAMAGE CLAIMS TOTALING MORE THAN $2.5 MILLION: 50 Damage Claims Over $5,000 Largest Single Claim = $201,870.57 https://dennisryoung.ca/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/RCMP-High-River-Forced-Entry-Damage-Claims-A-2014-08266-Nov-4-2015.xlsx
RCMP Response to Access to Information Request dated April 3, 2018 – Received April 9, 2018 (14 months to process)
RCMP ATIP response fails to answer 5 out of 5 questions to justify their claim: “CZ858 Tactical-2P firearm proofed 2007 can be converted to a fully automatic firearm in a relatively short period of time with relative ease”. January 9, 2017 Brian News 35 https://canadianfirearmsblog.ca/cz858-spartan-declared-prohibited/
(1) NOT ANSWERED: the number and types of equipment used to easily convert the CZ858 to full auto;
(2) NOT ANSWERED: the parts required to easily convert the CZ858 to full auto;
(3) NOT ANSWERED: the person-minutes required to easily convert the CZ858 to full auto;
(4) NOT ANSWERED: the qualifications of the gunsmith(s) that easily converted the CZ858 to full auto; and
(5) NOT ANSWERED: the estimated cost to easily convert the CZ858 to full auto.