Thursday, December 5, 2013

AG issues opinion on carrying firearms on public property

Attorney General Jim Hood said the "open-carry" of firearms can be restricted on public property in an opinion issued to the city of Corinth. However, the Attorney General also enhanced permit holders could still carry firearms on public property as "a municipality has limited authority to prohibit" them from doing so.



9 comments:

rsusfu 176 said...

Looks like Johnny Horhn was packing a 9mm semi-auto Beretta at the time of his drunk driving arrest.

Since DonnerKay and her pardner repeatedly refer to semi-automatic weapons as "assault weapons" let's see if their progressive vitriol results in a condemnation of the clearly impaired Senator John Horhn (D-Jackustan).

Does Johnny legally own the gun Donner? Pardner Todd should his rights be taken away since he was in possession of the "assault weapon" but clearly skunked out of his gourd? While Johnny can legally carry does he have a concealed carry permit and was he packing earlier that night while conducting his meeting inside the State Capitol? Will You "call him out" Donner or tuck tail and run away from yet another Donkeycrat and their questionable actions?




Remember interns, this isn't the first time Johnny has driven drunk toting his assault weapon, only the first time (we know of) that he got caught. With the VIP courtesies the patrol officer and JPD management were attempting to lavish on Johnny, who really knows how many times he's been pulled over before but smart enough to make that face-saving phone call?

Anonymous said...

11:20 "making the face-saving phone call". OR SUCCESSFULLY BULLYING ANOTHER OFFICER?

Burke said...

I have read the AG's Opinion. I feel like Captain Picard after he finds himself mysteriously transported to the American West in the 1880s, and wonders if he will ever escape back to the present. I wish we could send Andy Gipson to 1885 Tombstone, where he could finally be happy and we would be rid of his psychotic fantasies.

Is This About Hood Or Hohrn? said...

The opinion raises more questions than it answers.

1) It alludes to public places whose primary purpose is the sale of alcohol. Are there any?

2) It states universities, parades and schools are areas where guns are prohibited. Remembering this opinion speaks only to PUBLIC places, the opinion does not exclude private parades, schools or universities, rather it seems to cover them.

3) His opinion piece seems to confuse several public venues with private ones.

Wouldn't he have better served the populace if he had not tried to restrict his opinion to public places? As it is, 'we' are collectively right where we were six months ago, assuming there will have to be judicial proceedings of various types to sort it all out. Nancy Pelosi may have been right.

Anonymous said...

WLBT is doing a story tonite about enhanced carry and interviews an enhanced carry instructor

Anonymous said...

Burke,

Did you read the U.S. and Mississippi constitutions also?

Anonymous said...

We could just have duels again , too. That would reduce our court costs considerably and disputes could be settled in an open field with seconds.
Why not let everyone carry an AK 47 around just like they do in Afghanistan or Somalia? They are certainly countries where fire arms have enhanced individual freedom !
Of course, I no longer have the freedom to worship without the fear some idiot's has his gun go off in his pocket or walk down the street without fear that someone who once could pass a course has now developed Alzheimer's or dementia or stopped taking his meds or started using drugs.

*** FALLACY ALERT *** said...

*** FALLACY ALERT ***

December 6, 2013 at 6:55 AM = Slippery slope fallacy. Also known as domino or contagion theory.

*** FALLACY ALERT ***

Anonymous said...

The " fallacy alert" is really funny!
So , you don't buy into the registering guns " slippery slope" fallacy(s)?

Nevermind that gun registration never led to dictatorships in history but we can see Somalia and Afghanistan gun toting every day!

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