Jefferson County http://wesa.fm en Crowd Rallies at Courthouse Steps for Open Carry http://wesa.fm/post/crowd-rallies-courthouse-steps-open-carry <div><p>Citizens have rallied on the steps of a western Pennsylvania courthouse to call attention to their rights to openly carry weapons.</p><p>WJAC-TV reports more than 200 people turned out on the steps of the Jefferson County Courthouse for Sunday's rally in Brookville. That's about 75 miles northeast of Pittsburgh.</p><p>Raia (RAY'-uh) Gilbert, of Hazen held up a sign saying, "Nurse, Mother, Wife" and says, "That's what I am. I'm not some crazy person with guns in the basement. I'm a regular person who wants my Second Amendment protected."</p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 13:30:49 +0000 Associated Press 3493 at http://wesa.fm