Wisconsin Carry Inc Appoints Joseph Louis Olson to Board of Directors
Wisconsin –-(Ammoland.com)- Wisconsin Carry, Inc. is pleased to announce that Joseph Louis Olson, has been appointed to our Board of Directors. Mr.
Olson is a trial attorney and a member of the Litigation Practice Group of Michael Best & Friedrich LLP. Mr. Olson's talents have been recognized by his inclusion in Milwaukee Magazine's list of “Rising Stars” in 2006, 2008 and 2009.
Inclusion on this list is limited to the top 2.5% of Wisconsin Attorneys under the age of 40. Mr. Olson's principled legal expertise will be a valuable asset to Wisconsin Carry, our membership, and the carry rights of law-abiding Wisconsin gun owners. Founded in 1848, Mr. Olson's firm Michael Best & Friedrich has a reputation as a leading law firm in the Midwest.
Gun-rights advocates in Wisconsin will be familiar with Michael Best & Friedrich as attorneys from this firm successfully argued Wisconsin's prohibition on concealed carry was unconstitutional as applied to Mr. Hamdan in the landmark State of Wisconsin v. Hamdan. That case for the first time recognized that Wisconsites have a constitutional right to concealed carry in certain situations.
Wisconsin Carry was incorporated in November of 2009 to preserve and expand the rights of law-abiding Wisconsinites to carry weapons for self-defense in the method of their choosing.
Wisconsin Carry filed a federal lawsuit on January 8th to challenge the constitutionality of Wisconsin's Gun-Free-School-Zone statute. On March 5th 2010, Wisconsin Carry was awarded a $10,000 judgment against the City of Racine and 2 Racine Police officers who unlawfully infringed on the rights of one of our members while he was open-carrying. Wisconsin Carry is the fastest growing gun-rights organization in Wisconsin. Our website is www.wisconsincarry.org.
If you haven't already done so, please consider joining our organization:
http://www.wisconsincarry.org/secure/php/application.phpNik Clark Chairman – Wisconsin Carry, Inc.
P.O. Box 270403
Milwaukee, WI 53227
Wisconsin Carry, Inc is a non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation and reclamation of the basic rights critical to a free society. We believe that “Open-Carry” and “Conceal Carry” are choices to be made by law-abiding citizens based on what suits their needs best. Our mission is to preserve, advance and expand these basic rights which law-abiding citizens are entitled to have a practical ability to exercise. Visit: www.wisconsincarry.org