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Indiana advances first-in-nation proposal to require arming school officials
Fox News ^ | April 4 2013 | N/A

Posted on 04/04/2013 5:11:21 PM PDT by Tyrannis

Indiana lawmakers are pushing to make their state the first in the nation to require every school to have an armed employee on site, a proposal that aligns with recent recommendations from a National Rifle Association study.

The proposal in Indiana advanced through a House committee Tuesday. It goes beyond a law signed last month in South Dakota that would allow -- but not require -- teachers to carry guns.

The Indiana bill would mandate that one officer in every public and charter school have a loaded weapon during school hours. The officers could be police officers or other non-educators but also could be teachers or principals.

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1 posted on 04/04/2013 5:11:21 PM PDT by Tyrannis
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To: Tyrannis

Its always better to allow rather than require.


2 posted on 04/04/2013 5:15:08 PM PDT by cripplecreek (REMEMBER THE RIVER RAISIN!)
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To: cripplecreek

I like the idea until I think about Teachers and Administrators like those just arrested in Atlanta. Or teachers like that idiot in Chicago that persecuted a kid that dare challenge her Obama racist screed.


3 posted on 04/04/2013 7:51:57 PM PDT by VRWCarea51
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To: Tyrannis

So they can do what the following public school teachers did with more authority?

“N.Y. Dad’s Pistol License Suspended Over Something His 10-Year-Old Son Said...”
http://freerepublic.com/focus/f-bloggers/3004311/posts

Security guards should be veterans and others with their heads screwed on right, IMO.


4 posted on 04/04/2013 8:03:14 PM PDT by familyop (We Baby Boomers are croaking in an avalanche of rotten politics smelled around the planet.)
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