Good: 12 states on path to guns with no permits Colorado, Iowa, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, New Hampshire, Ohio, Oklahoma, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota and Virgina have no-permit-needed legislation in the works. They’d join Alaska, Arizona, Vermont and Wyoming. South Dakota is just waiting for the governor’s signature.
Wyoming gun owners could violate federal law A traveler driving along Interstate 25 at Cheyenne will come within 1,000 feet of Jessup Elementary School. If that Wyoming driver is carrying a weapon in the vehicle without a concealed weapon permit, he or she is in violation of a little-known federal law. Constitutional Carry in Wyoming […]
Murdoc’s been off the grid for a while but thought this subject deserved an update: Wyoming Adopts “Constitutional Carry” of Firearms An important step was taken yesterday in Wyoming toward restoring the constitutionally protected right of Americans to keep and bear arms, as that state became the second in less than a year to enact […]
Wyo. House panel backs concealed-carry bill The House Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Resources Committee voted 8-1 Friday in favor of the bill, sponsored by Casper Republican Senator Kit Jennings. It already has cleared the Senate and now goes to the full House. They added an amendment that makes it illegal to carry while intoxicated.
Wyoming House panel continues concealed carry hearing A Wyoming legislative committee delayed a vote on a bill that would allow citizens to carry concealed guns without a permit. The House Travel, Recreation, Wildlife and Cultural Resources Committee heard testimony Wednesday on the bill. The committee will take up the issue again Friday. [today] The bill […]
Via the NRA-ILA: On June 11, the top law enforcement officials of nearly half the states signed a letter to U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, expressing their opposition to reinstatement of the federal ban on semi-automatic firearms. “We share the Obama Administration’s commitment to reducing illegal drugs and violent crime within the United States. We […]
There was apparently an incident in Cheyenne, Wyoming, last week involving a pizza delivery driver: Cheyenne police have released a description of a suspect accused of firing shots into a pizza delivery driver’s car. Police are looking for a young hispanic male, about 5’6 tall, and was last seen wearing a dark flannel shirt, dark […]
Cokeville, Wyoming: An Afton hunter killed a mountain lion earlier this month while hunting deer with his father in western Wyoming. The state Game and Fish Department determined the killing was self defense. Adam Lancaster told Warden Todd Graham that he killed the mountain lion on Oct. 7 as it approached the hunters while they […]