TX Campus Carry Prevails Again, Shooting’s Big Business and At Least They Weren’t Shot — TTAG Daily Digest

Fifth Circuit Rejects Constitutional Challenges to “Campus Carry” The same three UT professors are shot down yet again. It’s almost as if they don’t really have a case . . . [Glass] argues that there is no rational basis for Texas to allow private universities to ban concealed carry but not public universities. In addition, […]

A Campus Safety Administrator’s View of the Efficacy and Morality of Concealed Weapons on College Campuses

By B320 Introduction As a campus safety administrator I have been tasked with researching and implementing best practices in policy, and training the campus community toward best practices in security and to prepare campus constituents be able to respond to a crisis or disaster with equally proportionate and appropriate means. Much of what I have […]

NRA-Backed Candidate Loses GOP Primary Race for Governor to Trump-Backed Opponent

As we reported last month, the National Rifle Association endorsed Lt. Governor Casey Cagle in the Peach State run for the governor’s office. But that endorsement was apparently outweighed by one from the commander-in-chief for Cagle’s opponent, Brian Kemp. Last night, Kemp defeated Cagle and it wasn’t by a small margin. The Lt. Governor even lost his […]

There’s No Need for College Campus Police to be Armed: IMI Systems Quote of the Day

“Officers who patrol dangerous neighborhoods, where people carry guns and use them in crimes, need to be armed themselves. But officers who patrol bucolic campuses where very little crime and even less violence occurs —campuses like SUNY Adirondack’s — don’t need the capacity to kill.” – Will Doolittle in Spending money on unnecessary weaponry [via poststar.com] […]

New California Law Officially Disarms School Employees

“Gov. Jerry Brown signed a law Saturday that will remove the rights of school administrators to decide whether employees with concealed weapon permits can bring guns on campus,” latimes.com reports. “State law already prohibited civilians who are not school workers from bringing firearms onto campuses, but a change in the law last year gave school district superintendents power to decide if employees could […]

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