concealed guns

West Virginia consider a measure to allow concealed guns without permit

West Virginia consider a measure to allow concealed guns without permit

After West Virginia’s governor vetoed the idea earlier this year, a push to let people carry hidden guns without permits is regaining steam. Gov. Earl Ray Tomblin in March vetoed a measure making concealed carry permits optional. He cited safety concerns and an outcry from law enforcement. Republican state Senate President Bill Cole told there is enough support for the measure to revisit it ... »

Some Restaurants in Odessa Will Prohibit Open Carry of Guns

Some Restaurants in Odessa Will Prohibit Open Carry of Guns

Businesses in Texas are preparing for the start of a new open-carry bill, and many restaurant owners in Odessa say their customers’ comfort outweighs having holstered handguns inside. Odessa Mayor David Turner plans to ban openly carried guns at 10 fast-food shops he owns. “It makes people nervous,” said Turner Two new state laws allow business owners to ban concealed handguns or openly carried fi... »