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Md. boy suspended for biting Pop-Tart into shape of gun receives lifetime NRA membership

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The eight-year-old Anne Arundel County boy who was suspended from a Baltimore school for biting a Pop-Tart into the shape of a gun is now a lifetime member of the National Rifle Association.

According to the Baltimore Sun, the NRA presented Josh Welch with the membership at a fundraiser for Anne Arundel County Republicans Wednesday night. However, the Park Elementary School student said he didn't know what the NRA was and that he's the only NRA member in his family.

The boy's family has hired lawyers to appeal the two-day suspension he received in March and expunge it from his record.

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