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Guns-in-Trunks Heads to Haslam

Guns-in-Trunks Heads to Haslam

February 28, 2013 at 3:12 pm

A bill that would allow handgun permit holders to store firearms just about anywhere they park is poised to become law. The so-called guns-in-trunks legislation now goes to the governor after being passed by the state House.

‘Guns in Trunks’ Sponsors Fend Off Exemptions

‘Guns in Trunks’ Sponsors Fend Off Exemptions

February 11, 2013 at 8:31 pm

The state senate has sided with the Second Amendment over private property rights. So-called “guns in trunks” legislation passed last night by a wide margin.

Capitol Hill Conversation – The Starting Gun Bill

Capitol Hill Conversation – The Starting Gun Bill

February 4, 2013 at 4:18 am

This week Senate Speaker Ron Ramsey wants to push through legislation from the last session that would give gun owners a way to legally store firearms in their vehicles. Last year, the issue was so divisive among Republicans, a top-ranking lawmaker was unseated in a primary election out of retribution.

Tort Reform Bill Heads to Governor, With Promise of More Debate in 2012

May 20, 2011 at 2:26 pm

The state House of Representatives signed off today on one of Governor Bill Haslam’s key priorities: tort reform. But the House was cajoled into agreeing with a Senate amendment-for now.