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Texas Senate Approves Handgun Open Carry Bill, Sends To House

The Texas Senate has given its final approval to licensed open carry of handguns in the state, sending the measure to the House.

03/17/2015

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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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Texas Senate Begins Debate On Open Carry Of Handguns

The Texas Senate is set to vote on a bill that would allow the licensed open carry of handguns in the state.

03/16/2015

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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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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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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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Gun Activists Continue Battle With Arlington

Gun rights activists are prepared to battle with the City of Arlington again on Wednesday after a federal judge sided with the group earlier this year.

10/29/2014

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Protestors, Armed With Assault Weapons, March In Dallas

In some regards, it was a provocative and potentially dangerous mixed message: protestors armed with assault weapons simultaneously calling for an end to police shootings—while also advocating self-defense.

CBS 11–08/20/2014

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Texas Proposes Alcohol Sales At Some Gun Shows

Texas could start allowing alcohol sales at gun shows provided they don’t allow live ammunition or let buyers take possession of their weapons at the events.

08/08/2014

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‘Open Carry’ Group To Gather In Arlington

Fresh off of their victory in federal court, a group known for demonstrating while carrying guns will gather again, this time in Arlington.

07/17/2014

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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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Federal Judge May Grant Injunction In Arlington Open Carry Lawsuit

An open carry gun rights group is asking a judge to temporarily suspend enforcement of a law preventing people from handing out flyers to people driving by in busy intersections.

07/07/2014

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