FL: Open Carry Ban may be Unconstitutional; 4th District Court to Rule

Jan 9, 2016 | 0 comments

The case started back in 2012, when Dale Lee Norman walked down the street with his pistol showing. He had recently obtained his concealed carry permit, and did not realize that his firearm was completely exposed. He was convicted of the open carry of a firearm. His case was appealed to the 4th Circuit court of appeals. The state Advocate General fought very hard to keep the case from being appealed. The issue went all the way to the State Supreme Court, which ruled for Norman, to allow the 4th Circuit to hear the …read more