NRA wants Sarasota County's gun ban dropped, now

Feb 27, 2016 | 0 comments

Marion Hammer, executive director of the Unified Sportsmen of Florida and a past-president of the National Rifle Association is not pleased, to put it mildly, with Sarasota County’s decision to ban .50 BMG rifles from the popular range at Knight’s Trail Park. Reacting to a story published earlier today, Hammer states that the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is not responsible for the ban. It’s the county’s problem. “The reality is FWC did nothing wrong. They attempted to help Sarasota Parks Marion Hammer

implement Standard Operating Practices or their range. That is appropriate and desirable,” Hammer said. “Unfortunately, Sarasota Parks apparently thought that …read more