Posts tagged with "HB 60"

APD says guns allowed at road race

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 3, 2014

The Peachtree Road Race is tomorrow, July 4, and it takes place three days after House Bill 60, the so-called “guns everywhere” bill went into effect. On July 3, Atlanta Police released this statement about security at the race: (Atlanta) As part of the Atlanta Police Department’s overall security plan for the Peachtree Road Race, […]

Gun rights advocate ‘baffled’ by Valdosta report

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt July 2, 2014

Georgia’s new gun law took effect on July 1 and already there are allegations that it is causing trouble. The executive director of the state’s leading gun-rights group sees no connection between the new law and the incident reported in Valdosta, Ga. The Valdosta Daily Times reports that on July 1 police arrested a man […]

HB 60 – NRA wanted public housing language

Posted by Dan Whisenhunt May 6, 2014

Since Gov. Nathan Deal signed House Bill 60, known as the “guns everywhere” law to its critics, most of the attention has focused on what the law means for churches and bars. The law also purports to do something else. According to the bill’s advocates, the law prohibits bans on firearms in public housing. The National Rifle […]

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