Wisconsin Debate Looming Over “Concealed Carry”

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http://www.jsonline.com/news/state/sep03/168106.aspLast Updated: Sept. 7, 2003 Wisconsin, whose 130-year-old prohibition against carrying concealed weapons is one of the nation's last, is latest battleground over whether to allow its citizens to "pack heat," says the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Advocates of Wisconsin's legislation to allow concealed carrying, which is scheduled for a legislative hearing tomorrow, say it will make citizens safer by deterring criminals. A wave of states has passed legislation in recent years allowing citizens to carry . . .

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