Attorney says Albany County court should decide on UW gun ban
January 2, 2020
LARAMIE — Albany County circuit court Judge Robert Castor should make a ruling on the legality of the University of Wyoming’s gun ban, Albany County Attorney Peggy Trent said in a Friday court filing.
Trent’s office is currently prosecuting Lyle Williams, a Uinta County man, for trespassing after he refused to leave the UW Conference Center in 2018 when he was open-carrying during the Wyoming Republican Party’s annual convention in Laramie.
Williams was the only person to receive such a citation, but was among about a dozen such delegates who solicited citations as a way of challeng...