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Alabama Lawmakers to Debate Arming Teachers in School

The Alabama House of Representatives will debate on Tuesday whether teachers can carry guns on campus. The latest push for school security proposed by Republican Rep. Will Ainsworth would allow designated teachers or school administrators approved by local law enforcement to carry firearms in school. Parents wouldn't know which educators carry for security reasons.  The bill passed in a tight committee vote last week after contentious debate during a public hearing. It's one...

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