This is a discussion on State of Florida Came Through! within the Concealed Carry Issues & Discussions forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Originally Posted by MattLarson It is in Florida. The restriction here in an establishment that serves alcohol is that you may not carry in that ...
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I had my fingerprints done electronically (sheriff's dept. only charged a $3 fee) and had my permit within 2 weeks!
This appears to be a bit of grey area.
The law says you cannot carry in "any portion of an establishment licensed to dispense alcoholic beverages for consumption on the premises, which portion of the establishment is primarily devoted to such purpose" (FS 790.06 (12))
It's not as cut and dried as it might be, but if there are tables away from the bar area, that would seem to be OK.
Of course, I am not a lawyer, and I am not giving legal advice.
I do, however, freely advise people to get Jon Gutmacher's book, FLORIDA FIREARMS Law, Use & Ownership. IMHO, they should make you buy a copy when you send in your CWFL application.
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