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Friday, March 19, 2010

Missouri closer to legal self-defense for 21-year-olds

On Monday, we discussed the fact that Illinois may cease demanding parental consent for young adults who choose to buy or posess firearms and ammunition. Missouri may be in the midst of something of a "youth movement," as well. Currently, Missouri's minimum age requirement for legal concealed carry--23 years--is the oldest of any state in which concealed carry is permitted.

Efforts, though, are underway to change that. A House bill that would (among other things) lower the minimum age to the more standard 21 years seems to have some momentum behind it in the House. [More]
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