Tag Archives: Open Carry

Just Released SB442 S-2 (revised) and SB561 S-1 (revised) Summary with Explanations

Sen. Green and Sen. Meekhof are pushing forward an amended version of SB442 as well as expanding on that bill with a new bill SB561. MCRGO is for these bills and MGO and MOC still against them. What does the back and forth mean to you though? The answer to that is going to be individualized based on what you …

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Senate Bill 442 What Does it Mean for You?

Here is the link to the yet unpublished Senate Bill 442 (Green): http://mcrgo.org/doc/sb0442.pdf. What MCRGO says about it: The bill will create an exemption to concealed carry pistol free zones in MCL 28.425o. Any CPL holder can qualify for the exemption upon request with no additional training. New and renewal applicants will not be charged any additional fee. Clerks can …

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Durand Schools New Gun Policy

We have found the following press release from the Durand Michigan Schools:   DURAND — Following five months of discussion, the Durand Board of Education has adopted a policy that allows gun owners to openly carry firearms in Durand schools, with limits. The policy permits gun owners with a concealed pistol license to openly carry guns in school, but only …

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NRA “Because Something Can be Done Doesn’t Mean it Should be Done”

The NRA through the NRA-ILA has published a very in-depth request for both the gov’t and the people to take a step back and think. To use their own word “because something can be done doesn’t mean it should be done”. You can read it here: ARTICLE It reminds me of a saying my father used to share with me …

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Michigan Gun Legislation Slated for Tomorrow

Michigan has been hit with a Flurry of laws that are under discussion at a State level. For the first time many of them are actually laws we as gun owners may want pushed. Here is a list of what is up for discussion tomorrow. HB 5324, 5325, 5326, 5327, 5328, 5329 Firearm records and FOIA A series of laws …

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Open Carry in Schools Battle is Soon to Come

Recently one of our Facebook fans shared the following article with me: http://www.clarkstonnews.com/ Besides being just about the worst laid out mess of a site that I have seen since 1998, it is one of the worst articles I have ever read. I make no claim of being a college journalism major. However with a non existent budget and just …

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Brandishing Clarification Bills in Review at State Legislature

Who would have thought that a Democrat would actually be supporting the right for open carry in the state of Michigan. We salute you Representative Brandon Dillon of Grand Rapids for your efforts to clarify the term brandishing as used in our current laws.   The bill HB 5092 that is under review now in the house is designed to specifically …

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What Will You Use Your Gun For?

In our last article “Where to Start” we discussed a very basic overview of what you need to know. In an effort to bring more information on gun handling and techniques 248Shooter has recently partnered with an NRA instructor who will be adding his experience to our blog writing team. Expect to see some great information on those topics in the coming weeks. This …

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