Latest Marvin Herman Shoob Stories

2008-09-28 12:00:27

A judge has dismissed a lawsuit seeking to let licensed gun owners bring firearms into non-secure parts of Atlanta's Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport. U.S. District Judge Marvin Shoob ruled the gun advocacy group GeorgiaCarry.org, did not support its argument that guns should be allowed outside security checkpoints at Hartsfield-Jackson -- the world's busiest airport, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported Sunday. Georgia law allows weapons on public transit and...

2008-08-12 09:01:13

A U.S judge says he won't allow gun rights supporters to carry concealed weapons in Atlanta's busy international airport. U.S. District Court Judge Marvin Shoob ruled Monday against a request by the group GeorgiaCarry.org and a Georgia state legislator to temporarily allow the public to carry concealed guns in the non-secure parts of Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport while the details of how a new state gun rights law affects the airport are sorted out, The Atlanta...

2008-08-12 09:01:13

ATLANTA (AP) -- A federal judge has upheld a gun ban at the world's busiest airport in Atlanta. A gun rights group sued the city and Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport over the ban, claiming a new state law allowed people with concealed weapons permits to carry guns in certain areas of the airport. But U.S. District Judge Marvin Shoob ruled Monday that allowing guns at the airport could cause "a serious threat to public safety and welfare." (c) 2008 Deseret News (Salt Lake...

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