Cabot, AR asked in Employment Law for Arkansas

Q: I have an enhanced CHCL, Employer is a city, threatened to fire me if i have my firearm in a locked safe out if view

City of North Little Rock AR.

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Maurice Mandel II
Maurice Mandel II

A: Under Arkansas statutes §5-73-306. Prohibited places. (7) you are prohibited from carrying the firearm anywhere a government body meets. Your "enhanced" permit allows carry in places previously prohibited, however, Ark. Code Ann. § 5-73-306(18) allows the property owners/controllers to prohibit carry on the property by posting signs stating "firearms prohibited" or other required language. If posted, you cannot take your gun onto the property. There are Arkansas attorneys with postings about this on the internet that could help you directly.

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