Courts Rule Colorado Campuses Must Allow Concealed Carry

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Virginia Citizens Defense League
Virginia Citizens Defense League

Covington VA –-( While the Virginia Assembly continues to bow down to public universities and colleges, allowing them to run roughshod over our right to self-defense, Colorado courts see things differently.

This is the case we need to take to court in Virginia:  show us where the General Assembly ever gave the authority to colleges and university to ban guns.

That's a very different question than asking if such a ban is constitutional.


Colo. Court Rules Against Campus Gun Ban
March 05, 2012 8:30 AM
DENVER — The Colorado Supreme Court has sided with opponents of a campus gun ban at the University of Colorado who claimed the ban is illegal because it was not approved by the Legislature.

The court ruled Monday that lawmakers intended to take away the authority of the Board of Regents to regulate concealed handgun possession on campus.

Opponents said lawmakers would have listed universities as exceptions in a law passed in 2003 if they wanted guns banned on campus.

The Concealed Carry Act prohibits local governments from limiting concealed carry rights, with the only exceptions being K-12 schools, places where federal law bans it, public buildings with metal detectors and private property where owners object to concealed weapons.

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