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Ammunitions background check legislation proposed for buyers

admin April 5, 2018
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The Ammunitions Background Check Act of 2018 has recently been introduced. The Act proposed by Wasserman (D-FL) and Blumenthal (D-CT) would require a background check for anyone purchasing ammunition. What’s being put forward is that ammunition should fall within the same criteria as firearms. The act is seen as a robust and committed measure to closing the loophole and reducing…

background checks for caregivers settlement agreed with Massachusetts state and Care.com

admin March 5, 2018
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A settlement In excess of $480,000 has been agreed by Care.com for misleading consumers over its background checks for caregivers. By way of restitution the settlement addresses the shortfalls in background checks for caregivers that fell far short of what families thought they were getting. Those that pay for peace of mind should receive what they pay for. The Assurance…

Nics gun check failings, lapses, missing records and fixes

admin February 28, 2018
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The Nics gun check system primarily functions to keep firearms away from individuals deemed dangerous. However it’s parameters are well defined and can not legislate for ifs, buts and early warning signs. Along with the South Florida shooter’s distorted online presence, racist ramblings and perverse bravado he still passed a Nics gun check to secure his semi automatic rifle within…

Air Force Fails reporting to national gun background check database

admin December 13, 2017
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A damning review (of their own procedures) by The Air Force has confirmed their failings in reporting “several dozen” members of the service guilty of violent offending to The National gun background check database. More alarming is that the Air Force advised The New York Times that the reporting failure in respect of Sutherland Springs wasn’t an “isolated incident”. The…

background checks for uber drivers modified

admin October 3, 2017
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The recent shift in sentiment over background checks for Uber drivers sees some flexibility and empathy. Uber and Lyft drivers now have a window of opportunity to appeal rejections. The case being that those drivers who had automatic bans, due to court settlements, were banned automatically. However they had no criminal conviction. Pressure had been mounting from criminal justice activists…

Background checks for gun sales breaks previous records

admin September 30, 2017
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Background checks for gun sales are breaking new ground with alarming figures for August 2017. The amount of background checks carried out in August 2017 was 1,925,146. In August 2016 that figure was 1,853,815 background checks for gun sales. A further worrying trend was that records were set for fifteen consecutive months, that being May 2015 through November 2016. That…