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Old January 3, 2013, 08:36 PM   #1
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This is crazy!!!
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Old January 3, 2013, 10:09 PM   #2
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Saw that on the news tonight, apparently a second manager tried to explain that they were off duty cops but it was too late.

I personally witnessed an even stupider act, I may have posted it before so forgive me if I repeat. Several years ago at a Wal-Mart store, a uniformed female State Highway Patrol officer stopped at the aforemention store, I believe she had something like a loaf of bread and gallon of milk, something anyone on their way home might do. Being fully uniformed she was obviously armed, as she was checking out, a "manager" appeared and explained that they don't allowed the carry of firearms in their store and she would have to leave, I am sure I had the same look on my face as she did two lanes away "SAY WHAT", I am not even sure she said anything but the manager was quite insistent, she paid for her items, and was escorted to the door by the stupidest manager any wal-mart anywhere has ever hired. Even the check-out person had a shocked look on her face. Sometimes you see stuff that just makes you shake your head.
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Old January 3, 2013, 10:22 PM   #3
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If the LEO is there on official business the owner of the store cannot prohibit the LEO from bring their guns. That would be interfering with the police.

Now off duty I guess they can prohibit them.

Still that is the most stupid 'gun free zone' of them all!

But folks, that won't happen in TEXAS (at least I hope we don't go the way of California or Illinois and do such stupid things.)

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Old January 3, 2013, 10:23 PM   #4
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Originally the Belleville police chief ordered his officers to not eat at Denny's, and only go there to respond to an emergency call. After Denny's apologized, saying that it was a misunderstanding by the manager on duty, he recended that order.
There has been no other word on any disciplinary actions taken against the dumbest manager in the Denny's chain.
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Old January 3, 2013, 10:34 PM   #5
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That's private property. They have every right to kick out those cops. If I owned a restraunt I wouldn't serve any government goons either
I assume you would also turn away any help from them if the time came?
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Old January 3, 2013, 10:37 PM   #6
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That's private property. They have every right to kick out those cops. If I owned a restraunt I wouldn't serve any government goons either

Just curious why you would classify uniformed police officers as "government goons"
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Old January 3, 2013, 10:44 PM   #7
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This ones getting closed!!
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Old January 3, 2013, 10:59 PM   #8
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Wrong forum AND a drive by.

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