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Arkansas Northeastern College approves recommendation on firearm policy

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

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

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

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

The policy recommendation purposely did not address firearms for employees, students, or guest who may keep stored and secured in their personal vehicles.

 

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