Concealed Carry In The United States
CASPER, Wyo. — Gun rights activists in Wyoming are preparing for a contentious legislative debate over permission for the concealed carry of firearms in public buildings.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Local school boards could allow teachers and other workers at Wyoming's K-12 schools who hold concealed-carry permits to carry guns on campus under a bill the Wyoming House of Representatives introduced on Thursday.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — Wyoming teachers and others over age 21 who hold firearms permits could carry concealed guns at schools and college campuses under a bill pending introduction at the state Legislature.
HELENA — Associated Press reporters in Montana have been subject to online threats after the news spread that Attorney General Tim Fox had denied AP’s request for the names and other information about Montanans with concealed-weapons permits.
CHEYENNE — A bill that would allow people to carry concealed guns in Wyoming K-12 schools and on college campuses died in a Senate committee Friday after dozens of educators, administrators, police and others testified it would make schools and colleges less safe.
After the horrific shootings in Connecticut, we all hope to find a way to prevent this tragedy from ever happening again. Right now, as in the past, many in our nation are looking to gun control, and the pundits are insisting we act now while emotions are still high.
CHEYENNE — Posted prominently at the entrance to Frontier Mall in Cheyenne is a large “weapons prohibited” sign.
CASPER, Wyo. - Weapons are now banned at city government meetings in Casper.
CASPER -- The Casper City Council moved forward on Tuesday with an ordinance that would prevent the open carry of weapons in city government meetings.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Casper City Council will hold a public hearing next week on making it illegal for people to openly carry guns at public meetings.
CASPER, Wyo. - Casper Mayor Paul Bertoglio says he would rather let state lawmakers decide whether people should be able to openly carry guns at public meetings.
CASPER — A Casper proposal to prohibit people from openly having a firearm at city government meetings is drawing the threat of a lawsuit from gun rights advocates who say such a ban will spiral to other places.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. — A law that allows Wyomingites to carry concealed weapons without permits goes into effect today.
CHEYENNE, Wyo. - Gun rights supporters in Wyoming are thrilled with a new state law that will allow citizens to carry concealed guns without a permit starting July 1. But some in law enforcement and gun-control circles say they're concerned about the prospect of untrained people packing iron…
HELENA - Lawmakers have passed a gun-rights bill that allows concealed carry without a permit in Montana cities.
HELENA — Having already cleared the state House, a handful of gun-rights bills that have drawn opposition from many Democrats and some Republicans has moved to the Senate, where they may face a tougher challenge.
CHEYENNE — Despite opposition from some police organizations, a Wyoming Senate committee on Tuesday recommended approval of a bill that would place the state among just a few others nationwide that allow people to carry concealed handguns without a permit.
HELENA — As state lawmakers on Monday considered hiring a police officer to beef up Capitol security after a congresswoman was shot in Arizona, a Montana senator has a bill to allow legislators with concealed gun permits to bring their weapons into the statehouse for protection.
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