Open Carry Texas

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UT Chancellor Writes GOP Leaders To Oppose ‘Campus Carry’

The new chancellor of the University of Texas System is telling Governor Greg Abbott and other top Republicans that concealed handguns at colleges will make campus less safe.

01/29/2015

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Wendy Davis Regrets Campaign Stance On Open Carry

Wendy Davis has said she regrets expressing support for the open carry of handguns in her failed gubernatorial bid.

12/29/2014

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Dallas Huey P. Newton Gun Club Plans Open Carry-Type Rally

They’ve lost faith in police. Now a new group is planning to grab their guns and patrol the streets of south Dallas.

CBSDFW.COM–08/19/2014

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Court Hands Open Carry Group Victory Over City Of Arlington

The open carry movement won a major victory Monday in federal court. A judge ruled the City of Arlington can’t enforce a law used to keep demonstrators off the streets — at least for now.

CBSDFW.COM–07/14/2014

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Target Shoppers React To Decision To Ban Guns From Stores

Target stores are asking customers to leave their guns at home. This comes in the wake of photos showing gun activists carrying long guns, slung over their shoulders, inside a Mansfield store.

CBS 11–07/02/2014

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Target Asks Customers To Leave Firearms At Home

Target is asking its customers to not bring firearms into its stores, even where it is allowed by law.

07/02/2014

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Perry Gives Fiery Speech & Impression He’ll Run For President

Governor Rick Perry isn’t running for any political office, but he still knows how to bring Republicans to their feet. Before thousands of Republicans at the Texas GOP Convention in Fort Worth, the Governor dished out political red meat.

CBS 11–06/05/2014

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Photos Clicked In Texas Draw Target Into Gun Rights Fight

Swift reaction after some customers recently shopped at a Texas grocery store while carrying guns. Target is the latest business in the cross-hairs of a gun rights fight after a group brought firearms into a North Texas store.

CBSDFW.COM–06/04/2014

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NRA Rolls Back ‘Open Carry’ Criticism

The NRA has rolled back an earlier statement criticizing ‘open carry’ rallies in Texas in which gun rights advocates have brought assault rifles into public places.

06/04/2014

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Texas Gun Groups Threaten To Leave NRA

Several gun groups in Texas are threatening to pull out of the NRA after the association called them “weird” and “foolish” for bringing assault rifles into restaurants and businesses.

06/03/2014

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National Rifle Association Admonishes Local “Open Carry” Group

Calling them “weird,” “foolish,” and “attention hungry,” the National Rifle Association is blasting the pro-gun group Open Carry Texas for demonstrations that resulted in guns being banned from several restaurant chains.

CBSDFW.COM–06/02/2014

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More Corporations Taking Action As Open Carry Debate Rages

Orchestrated, videotaped, and primed to be provocative — open carry demonstrations in restaurants have become increasingly common. Critics say customers’ growing discomfort with the armed patrons have forced corporations to take action.

CBS 11–05/28/2014

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