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      Gun carry rights expanded in Ga. under new law

      {}{} ELLIJAY, Ga. (AP) -- Under a law just signed by Georgia's governor, people with a license can carry a gun into bars, some government buildings and places of worship if religious leaders say it's OK.{}{} A few hundred gun rights advocates gathered to watch Wednesday's bill signing by Gov. Nathan Deal with top officials including House Speaker David Ralston and bill sponsor Rep. Rick Jasperse.{}{} Also under the law passed this session, school districts would now be able, if they choose, to allow some employees to carry a firearm under certain conditions.
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