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I was recently in Vegas and went to The Gun Store (http://www.thegunstorelasvegas.com) for some full-auto fun. I shot a Thompson sub machine gun. As far as I could tell, it was a real 20's - 40's vintage weapon cambered in .45 ACP. It was SWEET! I'd never fired a...
Here's the final paragraph:
Hagen moved to dismiss the indictment on the grounds that he was
convicted for “assault of a family member” under Texas Penal Code § 22.01(a)(1)
and (b)(2) which he argues does...
Get it straight from the source: http://www.ca5.uscourts.gov/opinions/unpub/08/08-31197.0.wpd.pdf
The states served by this circuit are Texas, Louisiana, and Mississippi. He was convicted for violating 39 C.F.R. § 232.1(l). CFR is the Code of Federal Regulations -- the rules...
I'm going to be traveling from Texas to family property in Ruidoso in September. I have a TX CHL so I know I'm good to go for CC (in a non-banned area). My question is how well OC is received in Ruidoso. I certainly won't be carrying at all on reservation land like Inn...
I know there are clips of open carrying on this site. I recall Melanie Hain's soccar game, a picture of a guy with Governor Stickland of OH, several of VCDL members in both social settings and testifying before governmental agencies. Perhaps when we go to Austin we should create a...
ST. LOUIS— A St. Louis city leader frustrated with the police response to rising crime called Tuesday on residents to arm themselves to protect their lives and property.[/b]
Alderman Charles Quincy Troupe said police are ineffective, outnumbered or don't care about the increase...
Original URL: http://www.5thcoa.courts.state.tx.us/cgi-bin/as_web.exe?c05topin.ask+D+402639
Opinion Filed May 22, 2008
Here is the part of the case dealing with disorderly conduct:
The State argues the officers had probable cause to believe
evidence of disorderly conduct...
Doc or anyone else who may have a friend who is a District Attorney, County Attorney, legislator, or anyone who can ask the AG's office for an opinion: this is what we need for several items. These are items which are unclear and/or are being interpretedly differently by different...
I throw this out to this esteemed group as the executive summary with the details presented later in the post: you can openly carry, in public, in Texas, right now so long as your firearm was manufactured before 1899 (1898 and earlier). :celebrate
I am NOT a lawyer...