Concealed Carry Protest
November 17, 2011
The Virginia Citizens Defense League protested for concealed carry on campus while the organization Students for Gun Free Schools protested against guns on college campuses. Both groups congregated in front of Squires Student Center on November 17, 2011.
Follow live: Concealed carry protests on campus
November 17, 2011
Check here for full coverage of today's demonstrations over Virginia Tech's concealed carry policy.
Polar politics: Concealed carry
November 16, 2011
This week, the Virginia Citizens Defense League will be hosting a rally at Virginia Tech in support of allowing concealed carry on campus.
Man charged in gun incident
March 1, 2010
A Tennessee man has been charged with multiple crimes, including impersonating a federal officer, stemming from an incident outside Blacksburg's Buffalo Wild Wings in December.
Stop concealed carry gun bill
February 17, 2010
Just as the owner of Top of The Stairs is opposed to concealed carry in restaurants serving alcohol in "Gun bill faces opposition ahead of vote" (CT, Feb. 6), I urge all owners of Blacksburg restaurants that serve alcohol to oppose the legislation.
Gun bill faces opposition ahead of vote
February 15, 2010
Blacksburg restaurant owners are lobbying against a bill that would allow permit holders to carry concealed weapons in establishments that serve alcohol.
Rational debate is still needed
December 3, 2009
Research universities pride themselves on making arguments and decisions based on logic, reason and facts.
Response to Friday's guest column
November 16, 2009
The data does not support Students for Concealed Carry on Campus' conclusion.
Statistics show concealed carry saves many lives, takes few
November 12, 2009
People who wish to do harm usually do not go through the process to become CCW permit holders.
Concealed carry permits are too easily obtained
November 11, 2009
I was curious to see how easy it is to obtain a permit online.