Guns

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Texas House Relaxes Airport Laws For Gun Owners

Bring a gun to the airport, don’t get arrested? In Texas, a new measure would protect gun owners from being arrested if a licensee is caught in security with a handgun.

05/07/2015

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Controversial “Campus Carry” Bill May Soon Be Law

Gov. Greg Abbott has indicated that he will sign the so-called “Campus Carry” bill, which could be expedited to the senate vis-a-vis an amendment to H.B. 910.

05/06/2015

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Senate Passes Sales Tax-Free Weekend For Gun Purchases

The Texas Senate has approved a plan that would allow shoppers to buy guns, ammunition and hunting supplies without having to pay sales taxes during the last weekend in August.

04/30/2015

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Open Carry & Fracking Bills Back After Delay

Two of the Texas Legislature’s most-watched bills are scheduled for debate and likely passage once again, three days after a technicality temporarily derailed them.

04/17/2015

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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

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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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