Campus Carry Legalized on all Public Campuses in Colorado

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Campus Carry Legalized on all Public Campuses in Colorado

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Post by croc870 » Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:02 am

After a long fight, we finally got our official win today. The Colorado Supreme Court upheld the ruling that concealed carry must be allowed on all public campuses. This ruling will effectively increase the number of colleges allowing full campus carry to include all 28 colleges in the state. I don't think we've gotten any media on it yet, but I'm sure someone will post links when they're up. For anyone interested, here's the ruling

http://www.courts.state.co.us/Courts/Su ... 0SC344.pdf
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Post by discoqueen » Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:04 am

Link doesn't work for me.
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Post by RHenriksen » Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:12 am

discoqueen wrote:Link doesn't work for me.
I'm guessing this is it (added "PDF" to the end)

http://www.courts.state.co.us/Courts/Su ... 0SC344.pdf" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
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Post by discoqueen » Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:19 am

Thanks!
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Post by RHenriksen » Mon Mar 05, 2012 11:24 am

Oh, and congratulations to Colorado!

:hurry:

Maybe a CO delegation can come hold the frightened legislators' hands down here in Austin next time this comes up for a vote?
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Post by JJVP » Mon Mar 05, 2012 12:05 pm

Here is a link. http://concealedcampus.org/2012/03/colo ... pus-carry/" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
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Post by JeepGuy79 » Mon Mar 05, 2012 1:38 pm

congrats CO!!!!!!!!!!


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Post by RPB » Mon Mar 05, 2012 1:52 pm

Yayyyy

lots of breaking news stories now

Colorado Supreme Court: Guns allowed on campuses http://t.co/tmaChwxu" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Colorado Supreme Court-licensed students can carry guns denverpost.com/breakingnews/c… http://t.co/c3XZrkEN" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;

Colo Supreme Court rules against campus gun ban http://t.co/SkAIEw2G" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false;
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Post by F4injected » Mon Mar 05, 2012 2:00 pm

croc870 wrote:After a long fight, we finally got our official win today. The Colorado Supreme Court upheld the ruling that concealed carry must be allowed on all public campuses. This ruling will effectively increase the number of colleges allowing full campus carry to include all 28 colleges in the state. I don't think we've gotten any media on it yet, but I'm sure someone will post links when they're up. For anyone interested, here's the ruling

http://www.courts.state.co.us/Courts/Su ... 0SC344.pdf
haha awesome on posting the link before there was even media coverage on it!

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Post by AEA » Mon Mar 05, 2012 3:03 pm

Great! Now we will see if Texas will step it up next session. :thumbs2:
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Post by Kythas » Tue Mar 06, 2012 8:38 am

Great ruling!
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Post by RoyGBiv » Tue Mar 06, 2012 11:19 am

I'm gonna spend my summer vacation dollars in Colorado again this summer. :hurry:
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Post by jimlongley » Tue Mar 06, 2012 11:22 am

But they skipped gaily past the Second Amendment.

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Sorry, they didn't skip around the 2nd, it was never even mentioned. The constitutional question they skipped around was the CO state constitution.
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Post by bayouhazard » Tue Mar 06, 2012 2:25 pm

The list is growing of states where the legislators are more pro gun than Texas Republicans.

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Post by RoyGBiv » Tue Mar 06, 2012 3:16 pm

I've been thinking about this on/off for a while today...

I'd call this a "Happy Accident"....

Here's what I think will happen.... There will surely be a call in the legislature to "fix" this "loophole". Some progress will be made to write a bill. It will take some time. During this time, nobody will die on campus in a related incident. Maybe we'll even see a few cases where a gun stops a campus crime. When the time comes for a vote on the new legislation, Coloradans will say "but there's been no bloodshed, remind me why we think we need to stop campus carry again?"
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