I’m a little surprised at how this turned out. I’m pleased but I still have to wonder what the Feds will think of it:
MEDFORD, Ore. — The Oregon Court of Appeals has ruled that a medical
marijuana patient can have a concealed handgun permit.
The court on Wednesday said Jackson County Sheriff Mike Winters had no
grounds to deny the permit sought by Cynthia Willis in 2008.
Winters had argued the federal Gun Control Act of 1968 was the legal basis of
The Court of Appeals rejected the sheriff’s arguments and found that Willis
complied with state law in her application.
Portland attorney Leland Berger, who represents Willis and three others who
were denied permits, called the ruling a victory for marijuana cardholders
around the state.