Gov. Jay Nixon has vetoed a bill that would have eliminated the requirement to get a permit to legally walk around in public with concealed guns. It also would have establish a “stand your ground” law.
Gov. Jay Nixon has vetoed a bill that would have eliminated the requirement to get a permit to legally walk around in public with concealed guns. It also would have establish a “stand your ground” law. File photo by Jeff Roberson The Associated Press
Gov. Jay Nixon has vetoed a bill that would have eliminated the requirement to get a permit to legally walk around in public with concealed guns. It also would have establish a “stand your ground” law. File photo by Jeff Roberson The Associated Press

Missouri gun bill veto sets up showdown between Democratic governor, Republican legislature

June 27, 2016 1:59 PM