Is Concealed Carry a Privilege or a Right?

Greenhut, Steven
December 2014
Hit & Run;12/1/2014, p70
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The article reports that a group of gun owners has challenged the San Diego County, California rule on issuing permits for concealed-carry weapons. Topics discussed include the provisions of the county's rule on concealed-carry, the implication of the case for the debate on whether getting a permit is a right or a privilege and the reasons behind the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals' decision to take the side of the gun owners.


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