Should College Students Be Allowed With Concealed Carry On Four Year Colleges And Community Colleges?

718 Words Dec 5th, 2016 3 Pages
I am for college students being allowed to concealed carry on four year colleges and community colleges. I approve this because several members of my family have a concealed carry licence and not just anyone can get one. First you must be 21 years of age, you must be fingerprinted which will then lead to an extensive background check. Anything that you have ever done wrong will send up a red flag. If you have a “felony convictions, some misdemeanor convictions, including charges that resulted in probation or deferred adjudication; certain pending criminal charges; chemical or alcohol dependency; certain types of psychological diagnoses, and protective or restraining orders” these will prevent you from obtaining a liscens. If you pass through this the journey is not over yet. After finger prints you must completle a four to six hour course and then pass a written examination. After the written examination you are taken to a shooting range were you will be tested on your aim. Now with this being said if you didn’t know anything about guns you wouldn’t be able to pass this section. You must reload your gun and hit the target in certin spots to pass. You are also taught not to shoot to kill but to stop someone in there tracks if need be. All of this information can be found on the Texas Department of Public Safety website. Lonestar Community Collage wants to make sure that all students will feel comfortable with the new law that will take place next year. They have sent out…

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