WMFD TV

Search Archive WMFD.com News

www.wmfd.com - A new law in Georgia vastly expands where gun-owners can carry their weapons. }}" />

   
 
 
New Georgia Gun Law Expands Whrere Owners Can Carry Weapons

Story By: Larry Stine

 

 

 
 
 
  Email Story to Friend
   
  Original Published: 4/24/2014

A new law in Georgia vastly expands where gun-owners can carry their weapons. With a sweep of his pen, Republican Governor Nathan Deal signed the controversial legislation into law Wednesday. House Bill 60 allows Georgians to legally carry firearms in many public places now including schools, bars, churches and government buildings. Deal says the bill creates positive changes in the state's gun laws. Critics dubbed the legislation the "guns everywhere" bill for its broad scope.

   
  MORE RECENT NEWS
 
Image1 Results of an on-line community survey about Ohio State-Mansfield and North- Central State College were released Wednesday. Full Story
Image1 Richland County Transit hosts a first-of-its-kind Transportation Summit Wednesday to brainstorm about future improvements. Full Story
 
Image1 The United Way of Ashland County kicks-off its 2015 campaign with a breakfast attended by 450 supporters Wednesday morning at the Myers Convocation Center at Ashland University. Full Story
Image1 A trial date has been set for an Ashland man accused of killing his former girlfriend two years ago in North Carolina. Full Story
  MORE NEWS
 

Trial date set for man accused of killing his ex-girlfriend

Malabar Intermediate Receives 94K Grant

Richland Public Health Offers Child Passenger Safety Seats

First Annual 10 Under 40 Awards Presented

$27,700 federal grant helps saves lives in Crawford County

Bucyrus Murder Defendant Arraigned

Lynne Cheney Visits Ashland To Celebrate Constitution Day

Fire Heavily Damages Madison Township Home

Annual Veteran's Day Held At 163rd Ashland County Fair

Miss Ohio makes the Top 10 at Miss America Pageant

More News