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DC Metro concedes gun carry often legal on trains, buses
examiner.com ^ | December 18, 2010 | Mike Stollenwerk

Posted on 12/18/2010 1:33:49 PM PST by majstoll

Some months ago it was reported here that - despite all the hallabalu arising from Congress’ recent mandate that AMTRAK allow passengers to transport unloaded guns in checked luggage - it’s generally NOT a crime under federal and most states’ laws to carry loaded handguns on AMTRAK trains. Now . . . WMATA has publicly acknowledged that gun carry on the DC Metro system is not banned, but merely governed by the laws of each of the 3 member jurisdictions: Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.

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TOPICS: US: District of Columbia; US: Maryland; US: Virginia
KEYWORDS: banglist; dcmetro; examiner; fourthamendment; gun
interesting - random searches on metro system open to anyone and guns legal in many cases. Hmmmmm.
1 posted on 12/18/2010 1:33:56 PM PST by majstoll
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Now . . . WMATA has publicly acknowledged that gun carry on the DC Metro system is not banned, but merely governed by the laws of each of the 3 member jurisdictions: Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia.

Maryland "Freak State" PING!

2 posted on 12/18/2010 3:18:52 PM PST by Tolerance Sucks Rocks (up)
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