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Open carry?

Published: Tuesday, July 16, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT

To the Editor:

Hey, folks, are you ready for the new Wild West?

If you haven’t read the new concealed-carry bill, it allows a permit-holder to carry a handgun “concealed or partially concealed.”

There’s nothing stating what partially means. Can it be in a holster?

Is this bill really intended to allow open carry? If so, look for a lot of would be John Waynes bellying up to the bar at your favorite restaurant.

Yee haw!

Gus Gustafson

Huntley

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