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Let Livery Drivers Carry Guns: Trade Group

Let Livery Drivers Carry Guns: Trade Group

Let Livery Drivers Carry Guns: Trade Group

Livery drivers would be able to pack heat — like kooky cabbie Travis Bickle in “Taxi Driver” — if an industry group gets its way.

Livery Base Owners has asked the Taxi and Limousine Commission to let drivers bring their licensed guns to work with them to protect themselves from would-be robbers and violent passengers.

The call to arms was made during discussions with the TLC as it fashions rules for its five-borough taxi plan, according to records obtained by the Daily News.

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  • http://www.facebook.com/ziggyfd7 Raphael Ziegler

    This would be a great step forward for self protection. As an owner of a Livery company in Rockland County NY with over 30 Livery vehicles/drivers, I support this 100%.

  • http://pulse.yahoo.com/_H5RMP2XLUR2TSIKYN3SN26NDHI Cobra

    I support it 100% but New York City will never go for it.