concealed weapon

Law Enforcement Prepares for New Conceal Carry Law

From the West Alabama Newsroom– Come January 1st — a gun permit will no longer be necessary — to legally carry a concealed firearm in Alabama. However, one sheriff says it might be a good idea to keep a valid a permit anyway. Despite objections from the law enforcement community — the Alabama State Legislature did away with the need…

Group Lobbies Legislature to Strike Down Gun Bills

For the second year in a row, Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America were at the state house. It was part of their annual advocacy day. members urged lawmakers to vote no to Senate Bill 4, House Bill 336.  The bill would allow concealed carry of a handgun without a permit. Right now in Alabama in order to…

Federal Court Says People Can’t Carry Concealed Weapon in Public

A federal appeals court says people do not have a right to carry concealed weapons in public under the 2nd Amendment. An 11-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals issued the ruling Thursday. The panel says law enforcement officials can require applicants for a concealed weapons permit to show they are in immediate danger or otherwise have…