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Williston leaders reject request for concealed weapons in church

March 26, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON City commissioners here rejected a request from 10 Williston pastors to let churches decide whether to allow concealed weapons. Continue Reading

Williston pastors want churches to decide about concealed weapons

March 23, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON A group of pastors in Williston, a town that has attracted thousands of new residents looking for work but sometimes finding trouble, say a petition to allow guns in their churches is motivated by mass shootings elsewhere and not North Dakota’s oil boom. Continue Reading

SD Senate endorses concealed weapons permit bill

February 14, 2013 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) The South Dakota Senate has approved a plan to make concealed weapons permits valid for five years, up from the current four years.
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Guns deemed OK on city property in Sioux Falls

July 12, 2012 in The Daily Republic

SIOUX FALLS (AP) Residents of South Dakota’s largest city can once again freely carry guns on city property, after officials decided a ban imposed 15 years ago was never enforceable.
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SD House upholds veto on concealed gun bill

March 19, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE, S.D. (AP) Gov. Dennis Daugaard’s veto of a bill that would have allowed most South Dakota adults to carry concealed handguns without a permit was upheld Monday by the state House of Representatives after opponents said the measure would have gone too far in loosening gun-control laws. Continue Reading

Bill passes to end permits for concealed weapons

February 29, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE State senators gave final legislative approval Tuesday to a major change in South Dakota’s concealed weapon laws: Adults wouldn’t need to apply for a permit any more. Continue Reading

Concealed carry permit bill passes SD Senate panel

February 24, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) A Senate committee has approved a bill that allows motorists with a valid South Dakota driver’s license to carry a concealed weapon without a permit within state borders. Continue Reading

SD lawmakers consider end to concealed gun permits

January 20, 2012 in The Daily Republic

PIERRE (AP) A South Dakota legislative committee is considering a measure that says people no longer would have to get a permit to carry a concealed gun. Continue Reading

Concealed weapons violations on the rise in western N.D.

December 24, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Concealed weapons violations are on the rise and authorities say it may be due to unfamiliarity with North Dakota laws. “On a normal year, we see very few concealed weapons violations — we’re talking less than five a year for the Dickinson area,” said North Dakota Highway Patrol Sgt. Dan Haugen. “Lately, we’ve been seeing on average two a week.” Continue Reading

Concealed weapons violations

December 23, 2011 in The Dickinson Press

Concealed weapons violations are on the rise and authorities say it may be due to unfamiliarity with North Dakota laws.
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