All posts tagged "guns"

  • guns, open carry
    Students shouldn’t carry guns around campus

    By Caroline Strack —  A college campus is no place for guns. I support the idea of individuals having the right to defend themselves, but there are other options for self-defense. Individuals often abuse guns and face...

    • Posted September 19, 2017
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  • guns, open carry
    U of L: Open-carry advocates to walk borders of U of L Wednesday

    By Kyeland Jackson — University administrators said open-carry advocates will walk U of L’s campus again Wednesday, but the event’s organizers say otherwise. The university blasted an email Monday,  announcing the dean of students, university police and...

    • Posted September 11, 2017
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  • guns, open carry
    Gun demonstration boils down to fear

    By Nick Amon — Armed with handguns and assault rifles, over 20 demonstrators – some students – walked around U of L in an advocacy march, hoping to stir the conversation on concealed carry. “I’m not advocating...

    • Posted April 9, 2017
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  • The Louisville Cardinal News
    Open carry firearm walk planned for Friday

    By Shelby Brown– Gun advocates will carry firearms around campus March 31 to start a conversation about concealed carry. Participants will assemble at 11 a.m. at Third Street and Cardinal Boulevard before walking the border of campus....

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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  • Community gathers to remember Savannah Walker

    By Kyeland Jackson — More than a hundred gathered in near-freezing cold to remember slain U of L student Savannah Walker March 22. Walker was killed in a shooting at Tim Faulkner gallery early March 19. Five...

    • Posted March 23, 2017
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  • Preview: ‘Trigger’

    A screening of the film “Trigger” will show at the Floyd Theatre on November 13, from 6-9 p.m. “Trigger” documents the rise of gun violence in America, while opening up discussion on proposed solutions. “The purpose of...

    • Posted November 8, 2014
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  • Student group lobbies for concealed firearms on campus

    A recent spike in crime has prompted some students to seek to change U of L’s deadly weapons policy. Currently, U of L specifically prohibits possession of deadly weapons, even for those with licensed for concealed carry....

    • Posted November 4, 2014
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  • Grappling with gun control

    By Simon Isham– The recent shooting at Hazard Community and Technical college forced many Kentuckians to evaluate where they stand when the national issue hit close to home. In a new poll by Survey USA of 700...

    • Posted February 5, 2013
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