Open-Carry Banned Inside Michigan Capitol, Concealed PermittedA battle that has been brewing for nine months is now settled. The Michigan Capitol Commission made an unanimous vote to ban open-carry inside the state Capitol building.
Michigan Senate Leader Mike Shirkey Supports Open Carry Gun Ban In The State’s CapitolMichigan Senate Majority Leader Mike Shirkey says he supports a ban on open carry firearms in the state's Capitol.
Court Won't Back Gun Ban Outside Michigan Polling PlacesThe Michigan appeals court on Thursday rejected an appeal from a Democratic state official who wants to ban the open carry of guns outside polling places.
SOS, Attorney General Appealing Injunction On Election Day Open CarryMichigan Secretary Of State Jocelyn Benson is not going down without a fight, the state's chief election officer and Attorney General Dana Nessel filed an emergency hearing with the court of appeals to challenge the decision.
Judge Hears Challenge To Election Day Ban On Displaying GunsJudge Christopher Murray heard arguments on a challenge to a rule announced on Oct. 16 by Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson, a Democrat, who has banned people from openly carrying guns within 100 feet of polling places on Nov. 3.
Gun Advocate Groups Sue To Stop Open Carry Ban At Polling LocationsMultiple gun advocate groups filed a lawsuit against Michigan’s ban on open carry guns on election day.
Michigan Bans Open Carry Of Guns At Polling Sites On Election DayMichigan's Secretary of State Jocelyn Benson announced Friday the state will not allow the open carrying of guns at polling places, clerk's offices and other locations where absentee ballots are counted.
Dearborn Police Chief Wants Review Of Michigan Open Carry Law Citing Safety Of CommunityDearborn police received over a dozen 911 calls Sunday after more than a dozen armed protesters marched down Schaefer.
Senate Panel OKs Concealed Guns In Schools, 'Gun-Free' ZonesOpponents, including many school superintendents, say the bill would make schools less safe.
Educators Reject Proposed Bill That Would Ban Open-Carry, Allow Concealed Guns In Michigan SchoolsThe education community is not enamored with a proposed "compromise" on guns in Michigan schools.
Ann Arbor Board Wants Legislation To Ban Guns From SchoolsAbout 200 people attended the meeting at Huron High School, including about 25 people openly carrying handguns.
'My Parents Open Carry': Michigan-Authored Pro-Gun Children's Book Gets National Attention"It took off like crazy because liberals don't like people with guns," said Brian Jeffs, one of the book's authors.
Should Public Libraries Be Designated Gun-Free Zones?After man openly carrying a gun in a Kalamazoo library caused a stir, the issue of guns on public property has once again been raised in Michigan.
Another Push To Allow Concealed Weapons In Mich. Schools, Churches Another effort is underway to allow concealed weapons in public schools across Michigan after similar legislation was struck down last year by Gov. Rick Snyder.
Bill Expanding Concealed-Carry Access EnactedThe Michigan Legislature has enacted a bill allowing people who undergo extra training to carry concealed weapons in places such as schools and churches where they previously were off-limits.