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North Carolina concealed carry bill

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NC Town Clearing Way For Guns On Playgrounds

MORRISVILLE, N.C. (AP) — The Wake County town of Morrisville has cleared the way for concealed weapons permit holders to carry guns on playgrounds. But not everyone is happy about the move. The council voted […]


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NC Gun Bill Likely Heading To Conference Committee

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A series of proposed changes to North Carolina gun laws won’t take effect unless House and Senate budget negotiators first work out a compromise between competing bills. The House voted Tuesday […]

CBS Charlotte–07/17/2013

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NC Senate Tentatively OKs Concealed-Carry Bill

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A measure that lets people carry concealed firearms in more places and repeals a requirement to get a license to buy a handgun tentatively passed the North Carolina Senate Wednesday. The […]

CBS Charlotte–06/13/2013

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NC Senate Broadens Concealed-Carry Expansion Bill

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The North Carolina Senate is expanding on a House bill that opens new areas for concealed-permit holders to carry or store weapons in the state. A Senate judiciary committee endorsed a […]

CBS Charlotte–06/11/2013