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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    Sure is ironic how screwed up an idea can become when enough hands get into the act. The race horse that looks like a camel result.

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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    Why is another reg needed?
    912. Possession of Weapon on School Property.
    (c) Defense—It shall be a defense that the weapon is possessed and used in conjunction with a lawful supervised school activity or course or is possessed for other lawful purpose. (Added by L.1980, Act 167(1), eff. 12/15/80.)

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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    Can't wait for Wolf to sign it!



    It's all academic, but a move in the right direction.

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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    Quote Originally Posted by 2DogsBarking View Post
    Why is another reg needed?
    912. Possession of Weapon on School Property.
    (c) Defense—It shall be a defense that the weapon is possessed and used in conjunction with a lawful supervised school activity or course or is possessed for other lawful purpose. (Added by L.1980, Act 167(1), eff. 12/15/80.)
    The above is not a really solution to this problem.

    As stated, it is a "defense". In other words, after you are charged, your lawyer who is billing you $25,000 can argue that "defense" and a jury is allowed to accept that as a legitimate "defense" if proven, in their opinion.
    Will you fight to protect our President? Our Agenda? Our Constitution? Support The Agenda.

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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    Most leftist teachers could care less what happens to the kids as long the union gets their overpaid and under worked contract. Their kids go to elite private schools anyway.

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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    Quote Originally Posted by Inigoes View Post
    School districts that let employees carry firearms on school grounds to help protect students would have to abide by certain ground rules, including training requirements and psychological evaluations for those employees, under legislation approved by state senators Wednesday.

    The bill passed, 28-22, after an emotional hour-long debate in which opponents contended that allowing guns in the hands of civilian school employees would make children less safe and read a letter on the Senate floor from educators who survived the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in Connecticut.

    The bill was backed by 26 Republicans and two Democrats, while 14 Democrats including every Philadelphian voted with all eight Republicans from southeastern Pennsylvania districts against it.

    https://www.indianagazette.com/news/...ools,26576898/
    Philadelphia parents don't want their precious little thugs shot by an armed teacher when the punks pull their own guns out.
    I don't speak English , I talk American!

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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    Quote Originally Posted by abner13 View Post
    Philadelphia parents don't want their precious little thugs shot by an armed teacher when the punks pull their own guns out.
    Sadly, I've seen enough articles about enough dindus to know this would happen...

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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    Quote Originally Posted by john9001 View Post
    Philly should be part of New Jersey. Need to work on that.
    No, we need to stop giving ground to the communists and instead take it away from them. Offense not defense.

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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    Without full republican support, there is not enough votes for an override of a Wolf veto.

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    Default Re: Senate approves bill to allow guns in schools

    While a shooter is shooting people, it is far better to wait for the police to arrive and bring the guns to bear on a shooter. Police never suffer confusion during the planning stages of entering unfamiliar physical plant, unable to quickly recognize all teachers and students and pick out the person who does not belong. What would be the point in arming a teacher or teachers who do know the place and the people in it, and have located the source of the gunshot(s) within the building before the 911 call went out.

    {end of sarc}

    One of the problems in arming teachers is anti-gun fellow teachers distrustful of any among them being armed.

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