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Court rejects appeal on University gun case

January 7, 2016

A state appeals court this week turned down a request for a rehearing in a lawsuit that has sought to overturn a University of Florida ban on guns in residence halls and other university housing. The…

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Campaign to Keep Guns Off Campus oppose Evers’ bill

August 5, 2015

Florida HB 4001 and SB 68 would force loaded, concealed guns onto state college and university campuses FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 4, 2015 (Tallahassee, FL): In response to the introduction of HB 4001 sponsored by Rep.…

Guns Politics

Evers files new bill for guns on campus

August 3, 2015

By JIM SAUNDERS THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Two Republican lawmakers Monday filed proposals that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to carry guns on college and university campuses, setting the stage for a renewed debate…

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Viewpoint: Questioning the Second Amendment

March 14, 2015

by Kenneth Roberts I have a few questions for those who, including some members of the Supreme Court, honestly believe that the Second Amendment was written (10 years after the end of the Revolutionary War) to…

Guns News

Guns on campus bill moving through Florida House

January 14, 2015

A House panel is expected next week to take up a bill that would allow people with concealed-weapons licenses to carry guns on the campuses of state colleges and universities. The bill (HB 4005), filed by…

Guns State & National News

Scott earns NRA love

July 10, 2014

By JIM TURNER THE NEWS SERVICE OF FLORIDA Gov. Rick Scott appears nearly bulletproof right now in the eyes of the National Rifle Association. That assessment of Scott comes as the NRA notes that more pro-gun…

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Libertarian Party answer to Sandy Hook: More guns, of course

December 17, 2012

Press Release: Libertarian Party: Halt the Massacre of Innocent Children by Ending Prohibition on Self-Defense in Schools Families throughout the nation mourn the horrific deaths of 26 people, including 20 young children, killed Friday during a…