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Bakersfield, California Vice Principal shows that concealed carry permit holders can legally carry guns on school property

10 Sep , 2014  

This story won’t be a surprise for those who have followed the CPRC (or here).  In California, concealed carry permit holders are allowed to carry on school property if they have approval of the school superintendent, which it would be too surprising for Vice Principal to obtain.  From KBAK/KBFX in Bakersfield, California:

A Tevis Junior High School administrator who was arrested and subsequently released last month after bringing a gun to school has filed a claim against the city of Bakersfield and its police department, according to his attorney Daniel Rodriguez.

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Bloomberg’s groups continue to push to ban guns in businesses

8 Sep , 2014  

Bloomberg’s groups have been pushing for sometime to get businesses to ban guns in their facilities.  On Monday, Panera Bread announced that it was asking customers not to bring guns to its restaurants” ((314) 984-1000).  But much of the media coverage has been misleading and simply asking people not to bring their guns with them won’t have any legal effect.  …

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Concealed carry permit holder defends himself against six gang members who tried to rob him, gang members part of dozens of robberies over past 3 days

7 Sep , 2014  


From TMJ4.com: “Police bust a dangerous teenage crime ring after a 15-year-old suspect is shot to death by one of his intended victims.” These “thugs” were believed to have previously beaten and robbed a young woman. The 15-year-old who was shot and killed had been shot in a similar robbery last month.…

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“Shaneen’s Law”: Both Democrats and Republicans in New Jersey moving to allow discretion in sentencing out-of-state residences carrying concealed handguns

7 Sep , 2014  

Shaneen Allen’s prosecution in New Jersey for carrying her permitted concealed handgun from Pennsylvania is getting attention from the state’s politicians of both parties.  Here is the push from Democrat state Senator Jeff Van Drew.  From CBS New York:

Shaneen Allen was pulled over last year during a traffic stop and said she had a Pennsylvania concealed carry permit.

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CPRC on the Larry Elder Show on KABC Radio to discussed concealed handgun laws in Illinois

3 Sep , 2014  

John Lott’s interview on the Larry Elder Show on Chicago’s experience with concealed handguns is available here. Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 from 8:20 to 8:30 PM EDT.

A related piece in Investors’ Business Daily starts this way:

More Guns, Less Crime: Since Illinois began issuing concealed-carry permits this year, robberies, burglaries, car thefts and, yes, even murder, are down significantly.

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CPRC on Washington, DC’s WMAL discussing at what age children should be allowed to fire guns

2 Sep , 2014  

The interview with Austin Hill on Friday, August 29th, 2014 from 5:35 to 5:40 PM EDT (available here).
A related discussion was done with Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network, Friday, August 29th, 2014 from 8:35 to 8:55 AM EDT (available here).