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Old 04-12-2010, 03:48 PM   #21
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While on the subject of alcohol:

Suppose I am at home and have had several beers and then the house is broken in to by a BG and I use a gun to protect my family. I wonder what the consequences will be?
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Old 04-12-2010, 04:07 PM   #22
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In michigan the standard is 50% of income of the establishment has to come from the sale of booze. So Applebees is ok...the local meat market booty bar not ok
Ditto here in GA about the 50% rule. The anti's were screaming about blood running in the streets and guess what - nothing has happened (became law 1 July 2008)...
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In AZ if you drink you are not allowed to CCW or open carry. Also some bars and restaurants post no firearms allowed, although the signs are small and easy to miss. I caryy in bars if allowed, do not drink, and let the wife have a good time.
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Ditto here in GA about the 50% rule. The anti's were screaming about blood running in the streets and guess what - nothing has happened (became law 1 July 2008)...
Didn't they pass another law a little after that, that said you can carry in a bar (+50% of rev. from booze) as long as you are not drinking? Or am I misinformed?
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Didn't they pass another law a little after that, that said you can carry in a bar (+50% of rev. from booze) as long as you are not drinking? Or am I misinformed?
Same law. You can carry in one of the 50% places; however, you cannot consume alcohol while strapped...
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Here in Az the gun laws are getting much better for the public.

It always bothered me to have to leave my weapon in my car when I went to dinner with my family at a resturant that served alcohol. Since I do not drink anymore it is not a problem. I have gotten in the habit of not going in to a resturant that does not allow me to carry weapon, I will take my business else where.
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Yes on the 50% food thing as long as you do not drink. Now they are looking at concealed carry for all with no permit at all.
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In Texas, you cannot carry (with CHL) in an establishment that derives 51% of its income from the sale or service of alcohol AND has a red 51% sign prominently displayed. No sign - no violation.
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The chart is not correct. At this time you can not carry in a resturant that serves alchol. There is a law going through right now that will change this. I t would still make it illegal to be carrying if you are drinking which I completely agree with.
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The chart is not correct. At this time you can not carry in a resturant that serves alchol. There is a law going through right now that will change this. I t would still make it illegal to be carrying if you are drinking which I completely agree with.
Incorrect for which states? I just peeked at the Indiana guide http://handgunlaw.us/states/indiana.pdf and here's what I've got:

Places Off-Limits Even With A Permit/License
In or On School Property.
On A School Bus.
In or On Property That Is Being Used By a School for a School Function.
Private School (IC 20-9.1-1-3) & (IC 35-41-1-24.7).
Head Start (IC 35-41-1-24.7
Preschool (IC 35-41-1-24.7).
IC 35-47-9-1 Allows the carry of firearms by persons permitted to possess and who are transporting a
person to or from school or a school function.
On a Commercial or Charter Aircraft.
Controlled Access Areas Of An Airport
During Annual State Fair 80 IAC 4-4-4 (Must lock in Vehicle.)
Shipping Port 130 IAC 4-1-8 (Controlled by the Indiana Port Commission)
A Riverboat Casino.

This is going on in TN? This is the most recent thing I could find: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2009/jul/14/arizona-tennessee-gun-law-debate
Whoever wrote the article pisses me off, but that's the media for ya.

Not saying you're wrong, I don't live there.
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