Convicted Twice for Once Carrying a Concealed Firearm?

The titled to this blog entry suggests a clear violation of the constitutional bar against double jeopardy. After all, one cannot be convicted of two crimes if the crimes merely described the same conduct in different ways, which is particularly prevalent in the context of firearm laws. However, not all prosecutors or judges prevent this from happening. To read a summary of a case where this problem arose and went to the appellate court for corrective action, please click on the following link –

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