Michigan to Consider Concealed Weapons for Prosecutors, Guards

In Michigan, bills before the state Legislature would allow county prosecutors, assistant prosecutors and jail guards to carry concealed weapons in schools and other pistol-free zones. Elected prosecutors would get a lifetime exemption to the law that forbids most people from carrying concealed guns in pistol-free zones.

Supporters of the legislation – which cleared the state House Judiciary Committee Thursday – say guards and prosecutors face specific threats on and off the job and should be allowed to carry concealed weapons.

Read more at http://michiganradio.org/post/bills-would-let-prosecutors-guards-carry-concealed-guns-pistol-free-zones.

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