UT Faculty, Staff Call for Gun-Free Campus

Posted by jhingarat21 on 28th Aug 2015

Dozens of University of Texas professors banded together on Thursday to call for a gun-free campus. Faculty and staff are protesting the recently passed campus carry law. They want classes, offices and other areas of campus to be gun-free zones.The campus carry law is set to go into effect in August …

What Universities are Doing to Get Ready for Campus Carry?

Posted by jhingarat21 on 26th Aug 2015

SAN ANTONIO – By next school year, anyone with a concealed handgun license will be able to carry a gun on college campuses.Campus carry is such an important issue across Texas, Fox San Antonio is hosting a town hall Wednesday to help get the conversation started. (Click here to find out how to parti …

Texas Open Carry Gun Law Going into Effect Soon

Posted by jhingarat21 on 16th Aug 2015

HARLINGEN — People with a concealed carry license will soon be able to carry their handguns openly in Texas.House Bill 910, passed in May, allows concealed handgun license holders to display their guns in a shoulder or belt holster. It takes effect Jan. 1, 2016.Harlingen Police Chief Jeffrey Adickes …