Firearms May Be Legally Carried At The 2011 NRA Convention In Pittsburgh.
This is a discussion on Firearms May Be Legally Carried At The 2011 NRA Convention In Pittsburgh. within the Concealed Carry Issues & Discussions forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; After the fiasco of not being able to carry at the 2010 Convention in Charlotte due to policies of the convention centre, I decided to ...
February 26th, 2011 03:18 PM
February 26th, 2011 06:38 PM
"Yes you are allowed."
Allowed to attend? Allowed to carry while attending? You (if your quote above is exactly what you asked) did not ask if you could carry at the event..
She answered that you could attend, said nothing about carry.
So, you are good to go... but are you good to go, packin?
It could be worse!
February 27th, 2011 07:11 AM
With the exception of some areas, carrying was allowed at the show in Louisville three years ago. You had to disarm to go in and listen to speakers tell you how they weren't going to let the government disarm you.
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February 27th, 2011 07:59 AM
Agreed, that is a vague response, to a poorly worded question (sorry).
I'd write back and get specific confirmation that attendees that are legally allowed to carry a concealed firearm in their city, would be allowed to carry inside their building while attending this event.
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February 27th, 2011 02:48 PM
Call the Allegheny County Sportsmen League.
From the web.
PGH. David L. Lawrence Convention Center
The convention center, a government owned and operated facility, adheres to all of Pennsylvania's firearm laws. This means that you can carry on the property. This is a change from the 2004 convention where the property was - illegally, according to state law - a "gun-free" zone.
The Allegheny County Sportsmen League was instrumental in bringing the convention center back in line with the state's laws.
February 27th, 2011 09:43 PM
PA, doesn't have very many restricted area's, other than the obvious. Secure areas of airports, court house, any federal building, school property (K-12) are the main ones. No signs on private property, you can carry. You must leave if asked by the property owner if they discover you're carrying.
February 28th, 2011 12:07 AM
That is good news. Glad to hear it.
February 28th, 2011 03:15 AM
Not convention center rules, it was the rules as set fourth by the state of NC
Originally Posted by GunnyBunny
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February 28th, 2011 02:23 PM
I have carried to almost every event I have been to in pittsburgh wouldn't go if I couldn't.
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