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Idaho has its moments but this one could make even the NRA's Wayne LaPierre seem like a moderate. Amongst several pieces of gun legislation being considered... Well, I let the Idaho Statesman spell it out for you.

The other would strongly encourage school districts to allow teachers and other employees to be armed - or else face legal liabilities for creating gun-free zones, should a tragedy occur.

"I think they're liable now," Boyle said, while conceding she's "not sure if that's going to get consensus this year."

The holdup is that some GOP caucus members would prefer not to tackle the issue at all, while others want to move aggressively to make sure teachers have the firepower to stop an intruder like the one who killed 26 people in Newtown, Conn., she said.

Yup. You read that right. If you don't arm yourself and kids get killed it's your fault and you will be sued and prosecuted for it. Arm yourself or else.

h/t to SuWho for this story.

Originally posted to ontheleftcoast on Fri Feb 15, 2013 at 12:53 PM PST.

Also republished by Shut Down the NRA.

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