The issue that began in 1972 with a chance meeting at a cocktail party between myself, as a LEO, and my state senator. I did him a favor by advising him on a personal matter involving law enforcement. Twenty-five or so years later, he returned the favor, as Ohio Senate President, by forcing a concealed firearms vote. The actual case involved finding a person who was under arrest for CCW and would agree to fight the charge as a constitutional challenge (I he lost he knew he would not only go to prison, but would lose his right to own firearms. In addition, it involved finding a lawyer who would take the case under my terms. The case generated enough publicity to attract full funding from a 2nd Amendment organization (lawyer fees totaled over $50K).
- legal chalenges,
- concealed weapons,
- second amendment
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