DC Conceal-Carry Rules In Chaos After Court Decision

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We need nationwide reciprocity now! Enough of this madness…

An appeals court overturned DC’s practical ban on conceal carry permits – under a fraudulently implemented legal standard that, in practice, prohibited concealed carry licenses from being issued in DC. However, the legal implications for permit holders was still deeply confusing as the courts and the municipal government struggle to find what comes next.

John Lott, the head of the Crime Prevention Research Center, in a report mentioned that a provision in the city’s gun carry law 1000 – foot gun free zone around a number of public constructions like, schools, parks, arcades, youth centers, libraries, or some public housing areas may apply to those who carry a valid gun carry permit.

In his report he wrote, “As we have previously noted, prohibiting concealed handguns within 1,000 feet of a school can in some states essentially amount to a concealed carry

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