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Utah Issues New CCW Permit Cards

Utah Issues New CCW Permit Cards

The Utah Department of Public Safety recently announced a change in the look and format of the state's CCW permit cards.  The new design removes the bright red line from the top of the card, and integrates a number of new security features including an embedded hologram overlay. The change comes at an opportune time…

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Concealed Carry Permit Holder Stops Knife Attack

Concealed Carry Permit Holder Stops Knife Attack

A man stabbed two people at the Smith's Marketplace grocery store in downtown Salt Lake City before being subdued by a bystander. The attack took place around 5:30 p.m. in the parking lot of the store at 455 South and 500 East. According to a witness, it appears one man was stabbed in the side…

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Changes in Store for Utah Concealed Carry Permits

Changes in Store for Utah Concealed Carry Permits

Under a measure signed into law by Governor Gary Herbert on Wednesday, Utah’s concealed weapons permit system—widely popular among gun owners nationwide because it’s recognized by 33 states—will see some significant changes. Senate Bill 26 requires non-residents who seek a Utah concealed-weapon permit to first obtain one from their home state, if available. As a result,…

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Pro-Gun Bill Fixed Utah Gun-Free School Zones

Pro-Gun Bill Fixed Utah Gun-Free School Zones

We need to get this pro-gun bill passed by the House, and then passed by the Senate. Here are some important points about this bill - HB 75 won't affect colleges or universities.  It doesn't allow "guns in schools." It's a common sense step that brings our definition in line with surrounding states and protects…

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