Open Carry Texas
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.
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.
Target is asking its customers to not bring firearms into its stores, even where it is allowed by law.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Open carry gun groups are changing tactics after metaphorically shooting themselves in the foot. A letter is asking members not to take long guns into corporate businesses anymore — unless they are invited.
A Texas gun rights group is considering some changes after causing a national uproar at Chipotle when they walked in armed with assault rifles.
Chipotle is asking customers not to bring firearms into its stores after members of Open Carry Texas brought military style assault rifles into one of its restaurants over the weekend.