Guns

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Texas House Likely To Pass ‘Open Carry’ Bill

A bill overturning the state’s ban on the open carry of handguns is poised to clear the Legislature, making Texas the largest state to legalize wearing weapons in plain sight.

04/14/2015

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Bill Would Bar Gun Status In Medical Records

Texas lawmakers are considering a bill that would keep a person’s gun ownership status from being listed in their medical records.

04/02/2015

Students relax on the lawns of a university campus. (credit: Stephane de Sakutin/AFP/Getty Images)

Texas Moves Closer To Allowing Guns On College Campuses

The Texas Senate has given final approval to a proposal allowing people with proper licenses to carry concealed handguns on college campuses.

03/19/2015

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Students & Professors Sound Off On “Campus Carry” Gun Bill

The Texas Senate is on its way to approving a bill allowing guns on college campuses. The vote came despite opposition from a number of universities. But how do students feel?

CBSDFW.COM–03/18/2015

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Texas Senate Approves Concealed Campus Carry Gun Bill

The Texas Senate has given preliminary approval to allowing concealed handguns in college classrooms, a day after passing a measure allowing open carry of guns most everywhere else in America’s second most-populous state.

03/18/2015

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State Senate Gives 1st OK To Open Carry

The Texas Senate gave preliminary approval Monday to a measure that would make the Lone Star State the largest in the country to allow licensed open carry of handguns.

03/17/2015

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Big Bang Bling: Fashionable Gun Accessories For Women

It’s an industry that has always been dominated by men. But more women, than ever before, are purchasing guns. Designers are cashing in on the huge opportunity.

02/20/2015

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Open Carry Gun Rights Activist’s Video Alarms Texas Lawmakers

In an online video Wednesday, a gun rights activist pushing for legislation allowing Texans to openly carry handguns tells state legislators that ‘treason is punishable by death.’

02/04/2015

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Police Search For Men Who Held Up Woman With Shotgun

Police want the public’s help in the hunt for two men who held up a woman with a shotgun. Surveillance video shows the terrifying crime.

02/03/2015

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Patrick Says ‘Open Carry’ Not Top Priority

After pledging in his campaign to fight for open carry of handguns in Texas, Lt. Gov. Dan Patrick now said that it is not a State Senate priority and he does not have the votes to pass it.

01/27/2015

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GOP Lawmakers: Guns On Campus Bill Has Votes To Pass Senate

Two Republican senators say a proposal that would allow college students to carry guns on campus already has enough support to pass the upper chamber.

01/26/2015

Texas Capitol Building (Photo J.Burkett, CBSDFW.COM)

Bananas Not Guns At Texas Capitol Rally

Gun rights activists staged another rally at the state Capitol and promised to keep things peaceful in their push to support the open carry of handguns without a license in Texas.

01/26/2015

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