"one of the first in the nation"
43 States allow it.
More States Allowing Guns in Bars and Restaurants
By MALCOLM GAY
Published: October 3, 2010
NASHVILLE — Happy-hour beers were going for $5 at Past Perfect, a cavernous bar just off this city’s strip of honky-tonk restaurants and tourist shops when Adam Nirenberg walked in with a loaded 9-millimeter pistol concealed in the front pocket of his gray slacks.