10th Circ. To Hear Case On Guns At Work

Law360, New York (November 17, 2008, 12:00 AM EST) -- An appeals court is set to hear a case Wednesday that centers on whether federal workplace safety requirements preempt one state's recent attempts to ease the restrictions of employees bringing guns onto an employer’s property.

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit will consider arguments in the lawsuit by a group of Oklahoma employers, including ConocoPhillips Co., who claim the state's guns-in-the-workplace statutes run contrary to maintaining workplace safety because they force the companies to allow employees to keep guns in their locked cars...
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