Kansas will allow concealed carry of guns without a permit

Daily News Article - April 10, 2015


1. The first paragraph of a news article should answer the questions who, what, where and when. List the who, what, where and when of this news item. (NOTE: The remainder of a news article provides details on the why and/or how.)

2. How does Republican Gov. Sam Brownback explain his support for the new law?

3. Why do opponents object to the new law?

4. Which states have similar laws? How many others are considering them?

5. What will businesses still be allowed to do under the new law?

6. Do you think requiring residents to take a basic gun safety course is unreasonable and/or infringes on their constitutional right under the 2nd amendment? Explain your answer.

7. Do you think most gun owners are responsible? Explain your answer.

8. a) Do you think allowing residents to carry concealed weapons would reduce or increase crime in your state? Explain your answer.
b) Ask a parent the same question.