State House passes permitless carry for 18-year-olds, but it won’t become law

By , Daily Memphian Published: April 21, 2022 6:11 PM CT

Lawmakers debated the Second Amendment and liberty, the value of training and permitting, and the maturity of teenagers, even though a Senate committee stalled the bill earlier this month.


Tennessee General Assembly Second Amendment permitless carry
Ian Round

Ian Round

Ian Round is The Daily Memphian’s state government reporter based in Nashville. He came to Tennessee from Maryland, where he reported on local politics for Baltimore Brew. He earned a master’s degree in journalism from the University of Maryland in December 2019.


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