Second Amendment

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Texas Lawmakers Want To Fine Some Who Post Signs Forbidding Guns

The Texas Legislature Saturday approved a bill that would forbid state or local government agencies from posting “no guns” signage. Official entities would be fined if they post signs that might intimidate gun license-holders who are within their rights to carry weapons.

05/23/2015

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Texas Lawmakers Debate ‘Open Carry’ Bill

This legislative session opened looking like it would be the most firearms-friendly in years; Republican Rep. Larry Phillips’ open carry bill will be considered Monday morning by the Senate State Affairs Committee.

05/17/2015

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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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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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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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‘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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Texas Democrats Pledge ‘Openness’ But Face Divides

Thousands of delegates at the Texas Democratic Convention have promised to produce a party platform far more-inclusive than the state GOP.

06/27/2014

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Residents Accuse Open Carry Supporters Of Being Bullies

Another weekend, another rally for members of Open Carry Tarrant County, but this time they drew a crowd on both sides of the issue.

05/31/2014

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Gun Rights Group At Odds With Chipotle Over Ban

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.

05/20/2014

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City Of Arlington To Discuss Open Carry Ban At Meetings

A gun issue on tonight’s Arlington City Council agenda is expected to draw OpenCarry advocates. Council member Charle Parker says they’re considering a ban on any weapons at their public meetings.

04/22/2014

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Soldier Convicted Of Interfering After Open Carrying Rifle In Central Texas

A Central Texas jury has found a Fort Hood soldier guilty of interfering with a police officer after his arrest while carrying an assault-style rifle in public.

11/19/2013

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