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Port: Legislation would let the government seize guns from people deemed as possibly dangerous

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HB1537, introduced by Rep. Karla Rose Hanson (D-Fargo), is a complicated piece of policy.

The crux of it, however, is creating a process whereby a given person’s firearms can be removed from their possession if a family member or a member of law enforcement signs an affidavit saying the person is dangerous.

This excerpt from the bill (which you can read in full below) describes the process for a law enforcement officer to obtain a search warrant and seize firearms from an allegedly dangerous person:

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