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Brits Require ID To Buy Hunting Magazines

Country sports enthusiasts are furious at a decision by Britain’s biggest newsagent to ban children from buying shooting magazines after a campaign by animal rights activists.

WH Smith says youngsters under 14 will not be sold shooting titles, even though it is legal to hold a shotgun licence below that age.

And even adult customers attempting to buy a magazine featuring shooting now face a humiliating alert as staff receive a “till prompt” to check the buyer’s age. The high street retailer based the policy on the qualifying age for a firearms certificate and says checks are already in place for a range of products, including scissors and adhesives “where an element of common sense” is required.

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  • Fred_K

    This is totally absurd.

  • http://www.survivingurbancrisis.com/ Silas Longshot

    There you are, people, the future of the USA if you reelect 0bama and his socialist, nanny state policies continue.

  • 2War Abn Vet

    This is the kind of thing the libs would like to have here; an emasculated society.

  • nonstopca

    What the Hell………our future? VOTE………

  • CaptTurbo

    My British clients all caution me about the track the USA is on. They tell me that we need to get rid of Obama or we will be following the same Socialist path they have fallen for.

  • justathinker

    Common Sense? Rules were created so that we don’t have to think for ourselves.

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