Placing prescription medications in a secret pocket ("secured" by a zipper) is likewise neither smart nor responsible if that is located within easy reach of the child (or pet) since exploring and curiosity are natural actions. Anything dangerous, especially guns and drugs, requires more than simply placing them out of sight yet within easy reach. The first thing that I do with my pistol when I carry it is to insert the magazine and chamber a round - the first thing that I do after carrying it is to remove the magazine and clear the chambered round. I never store the pistol and the magazine(s) together even if I am "nearby" which you seem to define as within pistol range.
“The reasonable man adapts himself to the world: the unreasonable one persists to adapt the world to himself.
Therefore all progress depends on the unreasonable man.” ― George Bernard Shaw, Man and Superman
So you don't need a permit to carry in any rural setting, nor if you're carrying openly. And that link continues to say a permit holder is exempt from criminal background checks when buying a gun. Cool.(9) While in any motor vehicle, inside the limits or confines of any city, a person shall not carry a concealed weapon on or about his person without a license to carry a concealed weapon. This shall not apply to any firearm located in plain view whether it is loaded or unloaded. A firearm may be concealed legally in a motor vehicle so long as the weapon is disassembled or unloaded.
Last edited by Jerry; 12-31-14 at 09:58 PM.
Walmart's policy on guns is to comply with the local law, which means if the law allows it, Walmart allows it. Even if a manager got a hair up their ass and posted signs, carrying against the property owner's wishes is legal in ID.
Last edited by Jerry; 12-31-14 at 10:10 PM.