Posted February 17, 2016 1:42 pm by Comments

By Dan Zimmerman

As you may have heard, many University of Texas-Austin faculty members have expressed their outrage at the impending outbreak of Second Amendment freedoms on their leafy urban campus. One aging prof quit at the prospect and a Nobel laureate pledges civil disobedience. Some of the student body have announced their intention to arm themselves with other less lethal options. But all the sturm und drang has been leading up to this — UT-Austin president Gregory Fenves — having been dragged kicking and screaming through the process — has just announced new policy for campus carry in advance of the August 1 go-live date . . .

While there are many facets to the new policy, in essence, it boils down to guns OK in classrooms, not in dorms. Mostly. Here’s Fenves’s email just sent to the UT-Austin community.

From: [email protected] [mailto:[email protected]]
Sent: Wednesday, February 17, 2016 10:16 AM
To: University of Texas at Austin-HR-ALL-ALLUTEMPLOYEES-Official <[email protected]>
Subject: Message Regarding Campus Carry Policies

Dear UT students, faculty and staff:

I have decided on the policies for UT Austin that comply with Senate Bill 11, the Campus Carry legislation that goes …Read the Rest

Source:: Truth About Guns

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