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Maryland: Contact your Delegate to Oppose Anti-Gun Bill

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

Maryland: Contact your Delegate to Oppose Anti-Gun Bill

House Bill 1002 has been Special Ordered to the floor for consideration by the Maryland House of Delegates and could be heard as early as tomorrow, March 10.  This anti-self-defense legislation would prohibit the carrying or possessing of firearms on the property of public institutions of higher education. 

Those who are allowed to lawfully carry a firearm do not present a threat to public safety, as they are one of the most law-abiding segments of the population.  These individuals should not be prevented from exercising their right to self-defense simply because they choose to seek a college education. 

It is important that you contact your Delegate and respectfully urge him or her to oppose House Bill 1002 when it comes up for a vote.

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