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Old 02-19-2009, 07:04 AM
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Default Judge:Man can carry Gun openly!

MSNBC.com


Judge: Man Can Carry Gun Openly
WTMJ-TV and JSOnline.com
updated 12:55 p.m. ET, Wed., Feb. 18, 2009
A West Allis municipal judge said a resident was within his rights to carry a gun while planting a tree on his property.

WEST ALLIS, Wis. (AP) -- A West Allis municipal judge said a resident was within his rights to carry a gun while planting a tree on his property.

Judge Paul Murphy found Brad Krause not guilty Tuesday of disorderly conduct in a case that has drawn the interest of gun rights advocates.

"The reason people are upset about this is it's not about guns. It's about civil liberties. And we obviously have a property issue," Krause said after the hearing. "There was no warrant issued, no exigent circums