2/7/2013 – Gun Debate

In recent times there have been many questions which have arisen in the wake of the current gun debate. Sheriff Smith has joined forces with many other Georgia Sheriffs and the position of the Georgia Sheriff’s Association regarding this matter. The following is the official position of the Georgia Sheriff’s Association:

Georgia Sheriff’s Association on the Gun Debate

The sheriffs took an oath to support the Constitution and will stand by the 2nd Amendment. The sheriffs will aggressively oppose federal or state legislation which infringes upon law abiding citizens’ right to bear arms.

The sheriffs further agree to support any legislation that would effectively penalize criminals who use firearms in the commission of crimes.

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