Gambling and guns create legislative fireworks

Feigenbaum, Ed
February 2011
Indianapolis Business Journal;2/21/2011, Vol. 31 Issue 52, p12
In this article the author discusses the issues concerning the terms of Senate Bill 292 authored by Senators Jim Tomes and Johnny Nugent which would remove all county, municipal, and other political subdivision restrictions regarding the right to carry properly-permitted concealed weapons except those applicable to school, court, and law-enforcement office buildings in Indiana.


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