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Arkansas Northeastern College approves recommendation on firearm policy

BLYTHEVILLE, AR (KAIT) – The Arkansas Northeastern College Boardof Trustees met on Wednesday to vote on a firearms policy for the institution.

The policy to carry guns on campus was approved but only forcertain people.

The policy recommended by the Arkansas Northeastern College allowscertified law enforcement officers to carry firearms on any of their campuses.

The amended policy differs from the original act which alsoallowed faculty to carry guns on campus.

The policy recommendation purposely did not address firearms foremployees, students, or guest who may keep stored and secured in their personalvehicles.

 

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