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    Old 11-30-2012, 10:40 PM
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    The UK has strict gun laws for a reason, and he was in breech of those laws. He could of gone through a legal channel to acquire a gun or stayed in the army.
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    Old 11-30-2012, 11:39 PM
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    Evidently we stopped him before he invariably went on a mass shooting spree then.
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    Old 12-01-2012, 03:56 AM
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    Evidently we stopped him before he invariably went on a mass shooting spree then.
    Yes, quite clearly we did.
    Thats approximately 300 inocent children saved from a psycopath.
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    Old 12-03-2012, 02:14 PM
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    The UK has strict gun laws for a reason, and he was in breech of those laws. He could of gone through a legal channel to acquire a gun or stayed in the army.
    He is still in the Army (though stated he may have to leave the SAS - understandable from the point of anonymity given the units past), and there would have been no LEGAL channel for him to bring the gun home. Precisely why the MOD sought to make an example of him - smuggling tends to carry a high price for servicemen, esp for firearms.
    Even if it was his colleagues who sent it back THEY KNEW IT WAS AGAINST THE LAW and quite frankly should be jailed in his stead. Throw 300 rounds into the mix and that's some serious shit! Surprised me that they manged to keep it internal.

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    Because all our soldiers come back from Afghan in fine mental health. This a can of worms that still remains largely unopened. So far.

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    So what if the Ghurka's did? The Japanese did rather a lot more than taking the ears off fallen soldiers.

    And yes, they are heroes actually.
    The essential difference between atrocity and heroics being in the winning.
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    Old 12-03-2012, 03:03 PM
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    It's all Bollocks. This country couldnt tell it's arse from it's elbow when it comes to law enforcment. Plain and simple.

    It's a shithole. And seeing as it's been an open door policy on just about every dodgy prick from eastern europe for a few years now, it's about to get more fun for everyone in time.

    This case will seem like a fucking fairy tale.
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    Old 12-03-2012, 11:35 PM
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    It's all Bollocks. This country couldnt tell it's arse from it's elbow when it comes to law enforcment. Plain and simple.

    It's a shithole. And seeing as it's been an open door policy on just about every dodgy prick from eastern europe for a few years now, it's about to get more fun for everyone in time.
    This country is far from a shit hole. The majority have access to plenty of food, clean water, shelter,plumbing. Things could be a lot worse.
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    It's all Bollocks. This country couldnt tell it's arse from it's elbow when it comes to law enforcment. Plain and simple.

    It's a shithole. And seeing as it's been an open door policy on just about every dodgy prick from eastern europe for a few years now, it's about to get more fun for everyone in time.

    This case will seem like a fucking fairy tale.
    But we need to be acceptive of all the rough as bits Polish people flooding our streets.
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    Old 12-04-2012, 07:35 AM
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    The whole case made me sick. The law should apply to everybody. Typical Daily Mail attitude from the people who wanted him freed. "Yeah he committed a crime, but he's a hero!". No, he's not a hero. Eff off with the armed forces worship. Most of them are extremely violent individuals who want to kill. There's nothing to worship there. Second of all, the head injury bit sounds like something a good lawyer would make up. Third, the guy had a semi automatic weapon and 300 rounds of ammunition. Furthermore, after being a violent killer in warzones for years, he's more likely to use it than anybody else in society because he's probably not right in the head. He committed a serious crime and should have served a serious and proper sentence for it.

    Like I said, typical Daily Mail attitude in those who wanted him freed. Same when "middle-class" people get fined for "victimless crime" like parking on double yellers or speeding. It's always "But apart from this minor act, Mr. John McSmith is otherwise a law abiding citizen!" As if that makes any difference. The Moors Murderers were once law abiding citizens, until they weren't anymore. Free them immediately!!!
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    Old 12-04-2012, 08:01 AM
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    Eff off with the armed forces worship. Most of them are extremely violent individuals who want to kill. There's nothing to worship there.
    +10 Bollocks.
    Most of them are actually Joe Schmoe's who are just doing a job.

    Having worked with the forces for nigh on 20 years (with a good few in recruiting) Im afraid to say that the tally falling into your category is a fat round zero. A few knobheads, granted, but no psycopathic killers I'm afraid.
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    Old 12-04-2012, 08:23 AM
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    +10 Bollocks.
    Most of them are actually Joe Schmoe's who are just doing a job.

    Having worked with the forces for nigh on 20 years (with a good few in recruiting) Im afraid to say that the tally falling into your category is a fat round zero. A few knobheads, granted, but no psycopathic killers I'm afraid.
    Then you're lying because I know a few and I can tell you that they and all their friends are extremely violent individuals who enjoy killing. Especially those in elite regiments like the paras. They're animals.
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