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August 08, 2007

Department of *Justice* Decertifies DragonSkin As Approved Armor

Their aggressive marketing campaign all for naught:

The Department of Justice (DOJ), Office of Justice Programs (OJP) announced today that it has determined that the Pinnacle Armor, Inc. bulletproof vest model SOV 2000.1/MIL3AF01, is not in compliance with the requirements of OJPs National Institute of Justice (NIJ) voluntary compliance testing program for bullet-resistant body armor. Effective immediately, this body armor model will be removed from the NIJ list of bullet-resistant body armor models that satisfy its requirements.

More at Bryan's link.

It doesn't even satisfy the lesser requirements of law-enforcement armor?


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