Skip to comments.Group says Ben Geren Park gun rules are illegal (updated)
Posted on 05/12/2009 2:24:47 PM PDT by FourPeas
Arkansas Carry has contacted Sebastian County Judge David Hudson, asking him and the Sebastian County Quorum Court to repeal a county rule that bans firearms at Ben Geren Park, according to information provided by Arkansas Carry Vice Chairman Steve Jones.
The Sebastian Code rule reads: It shall be unlawful for any person to introduce or otherwise bring into the Ben Geren Regional Park any firearm or to have within his or her possession a firearm while within the Ben Geren Regional Park unless the person has been given express permission to do so by the administration of the Ben Geren Regional Park.
Officials with Arkansas Carry, which labels itself a staunch ally of gun owners and the Second Amendment, believe Arkansas law prevents local governments from enacting gun control legislation.
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Police state alert!
Is this prevalent in Arkansas?
I thought Arkansas was a pro gun state?