What Does The New Permitless Carry Exception Tell Us About Who Failed True Constitutional Carry In Tennessee?

Tennessee Has Had The Opportunity This Year To Pass Real Constitutional Carry. It Failed To Achieve That Goal. But, it Did Manage To Pass A law that Continues To Make It A Crime In Tennessee For Someone To Carry A Firearm With The Intent To Go Armed But Which Now Creates An “Exception” To That Law If The Person Can Satisfy About 7 Qualifications, Some Of Which Are More Stringent Than Federal Laws Restricting Who Can Purchase A Firearm. Who Are These Elected Officials Who Would Not Stand True To Support Removing Infringements On Your Rights?

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Lee Signs Legislation Allowing Qualified Residents To Carry A Handgun Without Permit

Carrying A Handgun Without A Permit In Tennessee Is Now Law After Gov. Bill Lee Signed Legislation Thursday To Allow It.

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Tennessee Permitless Carry Passes General Assembly and Moves On To Governor Lee

The Tennessee General Assembly Approved Governor Bill Lee’s Permitless Carry Bill On Monday Evening. The House Passed It With A 64-29 Vote, With Only Five Republicans Opposing It. It Will Now Go To Lee’s Desk So It Can Be Signed Into Law.

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Carrying Handgun Without Permit Approved By Tennessee Senate

The Tennessee Senate Passed Legislation Thursday That Would Allow For The Carrying Of Handguns In The State Without A Permit. The Senate Bill’s Companion, House Bill 786, Still Is Working Its Way Through The Committee Process In The House.

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Constitutional Carry One Step Closer To Becoming Law

Tennessee’s Constitutional Carry Bill, Which Would Allow Eligible Citizens To Carry A Handgun Without A Permit, Is Closer To Becoming Law After Being Advanced By The General Assembly. The Senate Finance, Ways, And Means Committee Recommended The Bill For Passage On Tuesday.

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Tennessee Constitutional Carry Bill Passed By Senate Judiciary Committee

Tennessee’s Constitutional Carry Bill Passes Senate Judiciary Committee By 7-2 Vote And Continues To Move Forward.

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Indiana Looks To Scrap Handgun Carry Permits In Favor Of ‘Constitutional Carry’

Sixteen Other States Have Done It. And Indiana Now Looks Ready To Join Them In Eliminating The Requirement That A Person Have A License In Order To Carry A Loaded Weapon On Them Or In Their Vehicle.

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Tennessee Crime Rates And Gun Sales Increase As Efforts Underway To Loosen Gun Permit Laws

Study Finds That Loosening Concealed Carry Permit Laws Does Not Lead To More Homicides Or Violent Crime.

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Tennessee Looking To Allow Concealed Carry Without Permit

Republican lawmakers in several states have been lobbying to allow concealed carry for guns, even without a permit, and Tennessee looks to be following in their lead. It is already legal in fifteen states, with nine other states looking to implement similar laws.

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