Open-carry questioned: Gun brought to Library prompts a look at Oregon law
Cottage Grove Sentinel
Cottage Grove, Oregon
Library patron Chris Hampton legally carried his handgun into the Cottage Grove Library but was told by a librarian his actions were illegal. Police responded, and Hampton left the children's event at the library voluntarily, even though no law had been broken. Oregon laws regarding carrying handguns in public places are reviewed.
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