Gov. Brown: you can open carry

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    SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown announced Friday that he had extended a ban on the open display of handguns in most California cities and towns to include rifles and shotguns.
    Assemblyman Anthony Portantino, D-La Canada-Flintridge, said he wrote AB1527 after gun rights advocates began carrying unloaded long guns to protest a law from last year that prohibited the display of handguns.
    The measure will make it a misdemeanor to display an unloaded firearm in a public place. It includes dozens of exemptions for hunters, members of the military, rural Californians, and those bringing their guns to shooting ranges or gunsmiths.


    Read more: Brown signs limited ban on "open carry" of rifles - SFGate
     
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    Well, not really...
     
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    Well THAT will show the bad guys a thing or two! After all, criminals are notoriously adherent to the law...right?
     
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    Typical freaking commiecrat, afraid of everything. When is he going to learn they call law abiding gun owners "law abiding" for a reason.
     
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    Just exactly how does Gov Brown expect people to "conceal carry" rifles and shotguns?
     
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    Most of the gun violence in California is Open?.....only when it counts.
     
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    Brown thinks this is a documentary.
     
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    Conceal carry is the county Sheriff's call. Only a few middle-of-nowhere counties in CA will issue a conceal carry permit. Gov Brown expects anyone transporting a long gun to do so in locked case. More ridiculous restrictions on the 2nd amendment that do make a damn bit of difference to the criminals.
     
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    To all the dumbasses in California that voted for this clown: YOU DESERVE EVERYTHING HE DOES TO YOU!!
     
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