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PA Bill Number: HB1573

Title: In special licenses and permits, further providing for exotic wildlife dealer permits.

Description: In special licenses and permits, further providing for exotic wildlife dealer permits. ...

Last Action: Referred to GAME AND FISHERIES

Last Action Date: Sep 30, 2015

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Scott Township Municipal Building 301 Lindsay Road, Carnegie, PA 15106

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Quote Of The Week

"If ye love wealth better than liberty, the tranquility of servitude than the animated contest of freedom, go from us in peace. We ask not your counsels or arms. Crouch down and lick the hands which feed you. May your chains sit lightly upon you, and may posterity forget that you were our countrymen!" - Samuel Adams, speech to the State House in Philadelphia, 1776

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Court refuses gun rights appeal of man with misdemeanor record :: 09/30/2015

A federal court this week dismissed the case of an Ohio man who sought to have his firearms rights restored after a misdemeanor domestic violence charge 18 years ago.


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USA – -( Recently, I was lucky enough to be able to go to Forward Movement Training Center and participate in a one-on-one training session in a VirTra shooting simulator often used for law enforcement training within the simulator environment.


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