Social Security Administration (SSA) Inspector General Patrick P. O’Carroll, Jr. and Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. today announced that more than 100 individuals—many of them retired New York City police officers and firefighters—have been indicted for their alleged involvement in a vast and longstanding criminal conspiracy to defraud SSA out of millions of dollars.Social Security Adminstration — Office of the Inspector General
More than 100 Indicted in New York City-Based Multi-Million-Dollar Disability Fraud Scheme
January 7, 2014
The cops were out on disability. Mental? Physical? We don’t know, but we assume mental when they are not in wheelchairs. But they still had their guns. That was six years ago, and that is only the tip of the iceberg.
Obama’s Social Security gun grab, falsely reported repealed, was railroaded through Congress on an omnibus bill and signed into law by President Donald J. Trump.
Public Law 115-141, in fact, directs the Secretary of Defense to submit reports that among other items …
… identify the number and category of records submitted by month to those databases for which the Identification for Firearm Sales (IFFS) flag or other database flags were used to pre-validate the records and indicate that such persons are prohibited from receiving or possessing a firearm: Provided further, That such reports shall describe the steps taken during the previous 6 months, by Service or Component, to ensure complete and accurate submission and appropriate flagging of records of individuals prohibited from gun possession or receipt pursuant to 18 U.S.C. 922(g) or (n) including applicable records involving proceedings under the Uniform Code of Military Justice. …https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/PLAW-115publ141/html/PLAW-115publ141.htm
Despite the Second Amendment, there are only three steps to prosecuting the possession of a firearm as a crime in America.
- Flag in a government database.
- Guilty as charged.
But the retired cops, who should have been flagged, aren’t. It’s only us civilians, law-abiding citizens, who are prohibited from possessing firearms in a country that was once claimed as “the land of the free and the home of brave.”
Despite the beautiful words of her national anthem, America remains in bondage to the law of cowardice.