To carry a handgun in the state of Georgia you must have a permit which is known as Georgia Weapons Carry License or the Georgia Firearms License. There are two different kind of licenses issued in the state of Georgia. One kind of license that is issued is under the code 43-38-10 which is a special
license that is given to security guards employed by a security agency. The license gives the authority to carry everywhere a LEO can carry, but only while on duty and only if it is in performance of the bearer's duties (James 2010). This lic...
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...combination of both to the extent, that it is unsafe for the person who is discharging the firearm. Georgia’s law also states the discharge of any firearm while engaged in any shooting activity while under the influence of alcohol or any kind drug or the combination of both. It is no defense to violation of this law even if you are legally entitled to use such a drug that is a prescription (James 2010).
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