Letter: Nassau denies gun carry permits

A Glock 29 10-mm pistol hangs on display A Glock 29 10-mm pistol hangs on display with other Glock hand guns at the Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade show in Las Vegas. (Jan. 18, 2012) Photo Credit: AP

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Newsday's story states that full carry pistol licenses are "a privilege typically reserved for retired law enforcement officers" ["Nassau gun licenses: 24 improperly granted," News, April 6].

Wrong! This is a right guaranteed to everyone by the Constitution, yet routinely, and with impunity, denied by Nassau County.

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Peter D. Kieffer, North Merrick

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