Tag Archives: college campuses

House votes to allow tasers, stun guns on campus

College students will be able to arm themselves with tasers as well as firearms while on campus . . .

Tags: Buzz Brockway , college campuses , stun guns , tasers

Lawmakers draw down on campus carry for firearms

Gun carry advocates will make another try to legalize the carrying of firearms on college campus . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , college campuses , gun carry law , Rick Jasperse

Gun bills conflict with each other, campus carry in question

Another argument erupts over gun control and the carrying of firearms on college campuses . . .

Tags: college campuses , gun carry law , Sam Olens

Jasperse gun bill drops campus carry provision

Gun carry advocates have given up on the idea, for now, of allowing firearms on college campuses . . .

Tags: college campuses , gun carry law , mentally ill , public buildings , Rick Jasperse

Lawmakers slow down push for campus carry gun bill

Legislators may draft a new gun carry bill for college campuses and churches rather than work on bills carried over from last year . . .

Tags: Cecil Staton , churches , college campuses , firearms , Jeff Mullis

Lawmakers will take up bill to allow guns on campus

House Speaker David Ralston supports legislation that will allow college students to carry guns on campus . . .

Tags: Board of Regents , college campuses , David Ralston , DeKalb County , gun carry , new cities , state budget

Consolidated gun bill passed by House panel

The General Assembly moves closer to final passage of a bill that will open up more public places to firearms . . .

Tags: Alan Powell , churches , college campuses , gun laws , mentally ill , Rick Jasperse , schools

In wake of Newtown shootings, legislator wants to make it easier to carry guns

Georgia lawmaker pre-files bills that would make it legal to carry firearms in more public places . . .

Tags: Charles Gregory , churches , college campuses , firearms , gun carry laws , schools , Vincent Fort