Claim: NRA executive vice president Wayne LaPierre was disqualified from the draft due to a psychological condition.
Example: [Collected via e-mail, January 2013]
In the debate over gun control, a Facebook posting claimed that
NRA Executive Director Wayne LaPierre would not qualify to get a permit to
purchase a firearm today, of if pending legislation passes (not sure
which) on grounds of a mental illness. This is based on a report thet
LaPierre received a 4-F draft deferment for a “personality disorder,”
military speak for mental illness. True or False?
Summary: Research in progress.
Last updated: 8 October 2015