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Pennsylvania: Gun-Wielding Store Manager’s Death While Attempting to Stop Robber Found Compensable
Posted on 30 May 2014 by Larson's Spotlight

A Pennsylvania appellate court, reversing a decision of the state’s Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board, has determined that a convenience store manager did not abandon his employment and was furthering the business affairs of his employer... Read More

GA: Governor Signs Bill Allowing Guns in Bars, Parking Lots
Posted on 9 Jun 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

ATLANTA, GA - Governor Sonny Perdue on Tuesday signed a bill allowing permit-holders to carry guns into some bars and parking lots. The Governor vetoed a bill that would have allowed permit-holders to carry guns into publicly-accessible areas of the Hartsfield... Read More

OK: Senate Panel Approves Bill for Appellate Judges to Carry Weapons in Courtrooms
Posted on 1 Apr 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - Tulsa World reports that the Senate Rules Committee has passed House Bill 3354, which would allow people who have handgun licenses to openly carry those weapons and also allow judges in the Oklahoma Supreme Court, Court of Civil Appeals... Read More

IN: New Guns in Workplace Law Takes Effect
Posted on 2 Jul 2010 by LexisNexis Workers' Comp Law Newsroom Staff

INDIANAPOLIS, IN - House Bill 1065, which allows workers to bring legally-owned guns to their place of work as long as the guns are stored and locked in the trunk or glove compartment of their vehicles, took effect July 1st. Certain places of business... Read More