Comments for: Bill to allow Mainers to carry concealed weapons without permits falls by one vote in House

Posted June 11, 2013, at 7:45 p.m.

AUGUSTA | A bill that would have made it legal to carry a concealed handgun without a permit was defeated by a single vote Tuesday in the Maine House of Representatives. The 74-73 vote in opposition to the bill came after about an hourlong floor debate on the issue. …

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