• SEC asks Arkansas to exempt stadiums, arenas from gun law

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — An Arkansas House committee advanced a measure to exempt college sporting events from a state law allowing guns after the Southeastern Conference appealed for guns to be banned from facilities such as football stadiums.

  • Arkansas reconsiders letting guns in stadiums, arenas

    LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — Arkansas lawmakers voted Thursday to exempt college sporting events from a new state law that greatly expands where concealed handguns are allowed, moving quickly to address concerns about the sweeping gun rights measure leading to armed spectators at stadiums and arenas.