Increased Demand In Florida For Concealed Weapons Carry Licenses During The Pandemic


Many Florida residents are obtaining a concealed carry license during the pandemic. According to the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services, over 60,000 concealed weapon or firearm license applications were distributed in September.

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