Second Amendment Foundation http://delmarvapublicradio.net en Carroll County Lifts Gun Ban at Trash Dump http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/carroll-county-lifts-gun-ban-trash-dump <p>WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) - Carroll County is ending a decade-old ban on carrying firearms at county landfills.</p><p>The <a href="http://bit.ly/1dxGowk">Carroll County Times</a> reports that the county commissioners voted unanimously Thursday to reverse the prohibition at the request of the Second Amendment Foundation of Bellevue, Wash.</p> Fri, 30 Aug 2013 16:09:05 +0000 Don Rush 40328 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Carroll County Lifts Gun Ban at Trash Dump Guns To Be Allowed at Carroll County Trash Site http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/guns-be-allowed-carroll-county-trash-site <p>WESTMINSTER, Md. (AP) - Carroll County may soon reverse a ban on guns at the county's solid waste facilities in response to a Second Amendment group's objections.</p><p>The<a href="http://bit.ly/16XZ2Jy"> Carroll County Times</a> reports that the Board of Commissioners decided without a vote Tuesday to remove the county's 1992 prohibition on allowing people to carry firearms at facilities like the Northern Landfill in Westminster. The county attorney will create an amendment to the county code.</p> Wed, 08 May 2013 16:01:16 +0000 Don Rush 33807 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Guns To Be Allowed at Carroll County Trash Site Gun Carry Permit Laws In MD Still In Force http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/gun-carry-permit-laws-md-still-force <p>ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) - Maryland can continue enforcing its gun permit law requiring residents to show a &quot;good and substantial reason&quot; to carry handguns until a federal appeals court decides the matter.</p><p>The 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond granted a stay in the case on Wednesday. That&#39;s after a federal judge decided to lift a stay on his finding that the state&#39;s law was unconstitutional.</p><p>The court has directed that the case be expedited and tentatively scheduled for arguments in October.</p> Thu, 02 Aug 2012 12:37:24 +0000 Don Rush 17976 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net Court Decision To Ease Gun Carrying Restrictions in MD http://delmarvapublicradio.net/post/court-decision-ease-gun-carrying-restrictions-md <p>BALTIMORE (AP) - A federal judge has lifted a stay on his ruling that a portion of Maryland&#39;s gun permit law is unconstitutional.</p><p>U.S. District Judge Benson Legg&#39;s decision late Monday means that in two weeks Maryland residents will be able to carry handguns without having to show a &quot;good and substantial reason.&quot;</p><p>After a review, Legg found that the state has not established that the public interest weighs in favor of a stay.</p><p>The Maryland attorney general&#39;s office has filed a notice on plans to appeal the March ruling.</p> Wed, 25 Jul 2012 12:42:16 +0000 Don Rush 17470 at http://delmarvapublicradio.net