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United States

26 February 2009

Democrat-Gazette (Arkansas)

A proposal to allow concealed-handgun permit holders to take their weapons into church failed in an Arkansas Senate committee Wednesday after questions emerged about the burden placed on churches that don't want to allow guns. Afterward, Rep. Beverly Pyle, R-Cedarville, promised to continue the push for her House Bill 1237. The legislation passed in the House earlier this month. For more than an hour, discussion lingered on the legislation's merits. Pyle said the... (

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