2nd thoughts & 2nd Amendment

I said (in column below) illegal packing is a misdemeanor.

Gun law expert Jon Mirowitz says, no, it's not.

"Under Pa. Uniform Firearms Act section 6106(A)(1) carrying a handgun without a license is a third degree felony.  This was enacted in 1995 as a result of Fumo's gun panel.  It was supported by both NRA and Pennsylvanians Against Handgun Violence. 

"A third degree felony conviction allows upto 7 years incarceration. (Pa. Crimes Code section 106)"

A hat tip to Jon, and here's the column:

http://www.philly.com/philly/columnists/stu_bykofsky/20130415_How_to_fight_illegal_guns.html 

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