Concealed Weapons Permit

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In today’s society it is legal to have a Concealed Weapons Permit (CWPs). With this legalization the question has been raised if students on college campuses should be allowed to carry a weapon on school property. Based on the research that I have conducted I feel that allowing CWP’s on campus will keep colleges safer because of the many dangerous situations that seem to arise when guns are around. According to the article, The Numbers on Arming College Students Show Risks Outweigh Benefits it states:
“ On January 4th, 2012, a student at Weber State University in Utah was carrying a handgun in his pocket when it accidentally discharged, wounding him in the leg. On September 3rd, 2014, a professor at Idaho State University accidentally shot
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