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    Can you carry here??

    Hello everyone, I have two questions. First, does anyone know about carrying in churches that have an affiliated school associated with the church. Secondly, can you carry on public transportation, aka MATA, MTA, KAT, etc. I worked security at a credit union in Memphis and a member asked me...
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    Everyone go to Starbucks tomorrow!!

    http://www.thenewamerican.com/usnews/constitution/10703-anti-gun-group-to-boycott-starbucks-on-st-valentines-day Elliot Fineman (left), CEO of the National Gun Victims Action Council (NGAC) announced last Monday that its members will boycott Starbucks starting on St. Valentine’s Day to protest...
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    Question about carrying while engaging in a political campaign

    Hey everyone I have a question regarding carry while I am out and about spreading the word about the person I want to be president. I have looked through all of the T.C.A 39-13 codes about firearms on LexisNexis and I do not see any law saying no. I just wanted to see if anyone else might...
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    Gun debate on TN college campuses heats up

    I wonder if this will actually pass through committee to the House? I hope it expands to students as well if it does pass!! http://www.commercialappeal.com/news/2011/apr/18/debate-rages-for-guns-on-campus/?comments_id=1095643
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    A question from a visitor

    Hello all, I am taking a trip out west this next summer to do the whole tourist thing. I have a permit from TN and my permit is honored everywhere we are going except Cali of course. I was wondering if I would have any problem if I just unload my firearm, put it in a carry case, and store my...
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    Gun Fight in California leaves woman dead

    http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/us_strip_mall_shooting Only if they would allow reasonable citizens the right to protect themselves in California maybe this could have been prevented. Sadly, we'll never know.
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    haslam says he'd sign legislation to end permit requirement

    This was on the local news this evening here in Memphis. NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP/WMC) - Republican gubernatorial candidate Bill Haslam ignited controversy this week when he told a gun rights group he would sign legislation into law to eliminate Tennessee's requirements for carrying handguns in...
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    Shooting at Post Office in Henning TN

    I wonder how a shooting happened in a gun free zone?? I am sad for the families and its a truly horrible event in this small west TN town. HENNING, Tenn. (AP) - Investigators searched Tuesday for the men who gunned down two workers at a rural post office that doubles as a community center in...
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    Got to straighten out a retired cop about open carry

    I work in an industry where I get to go into people's homes everyday. Today I was in a home of a man who had served 47 years total in law enforcement, 25 years with the Memphis Police and 22 years with the FBI. He was a very interesting man to say the least. He had a sign on his door that...
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    Concealed verses open carry

    When I took my hangun carry class here in Memphis, I asked the instructor his take on open verses concealed carry. His response was the typical, its a tactical advantage for the BG not to know that your armed. If that is the case, then why do LE and Military OPENLY CARRY their firearms...
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    Going to Sikeston

    Hello everyone! I will be visiting the Sikeston area this week to visit my grandpa. I was wondering what are the rules for Scott/New Madrid County when it comes to open carry. I have a Handgun Permit from TN so if i can only conceal thats ok. Also what about carry at Lambert's LOL? Any info...
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    Who are you voting for in the governor primary?

    I went to two of the candidates for the Republican ticket for governor last night. I was looking to see how Bill Haslam and Zach Wamp were on the issues. Bill Haslam's website states "As the current Mayor of Knoxville, Bill made sure that Knoxville – unlike all other major cities in Tennessee...
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    Going to Sardis lake next weekend

    Hey everyone, I am going to sardis lake next weekend and have a handgun permit from Tennessee. I was wondering if it is legal to carry at the lake or not? thanks
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    Told to cover up gun at kroger in Memphis

    imported post I was told by a Memphis Police officer recently that I had to cover up my pistol if I was going to carry it in Kroger. I asked the officer why I had to and he stated that he was working at the store as a security guard not as an officer. This last weekend, I completed the Armed...