Thursday, January 10, 2013

FL:Palm Beach County teachers seeking gun training, permits in wake of Sandy Hook shooting

Palm Beach Post Staff Writer

Following last month’s fatal shooting at a Connecticut elementary school, gun ranges throughout Palm Beach County — and the country — are reporting an increase in teachers coming in for gun training and concealed weapons permits.

Some may see it as an unorthodox response to the Sandy Hook tragedy, given that Florida law still bars teachers and others from carrying firearms on school grounds. But local gun shops say the uptick is a natural response.

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