Legal & Second Amendment

Uncover the rules governing the legal use of force in self-defense, get tips on how to practice safe and legal concealed carry, and stay up-to-date on firearms-related legislation at both the state and national levels—especially as it relates to the Second Amendment and the right to keep and bear arms.

Carrying in Gun-Free Zones
Tom Grieve — May 25, 2019

A “gun-free zone” is simply a “start shooting here!” zone, renamed. You and I know that. But as a practicing… Read More

If You Are Stopped…
Rick Sapp — May 24, 2019

The USCCA has a great wallet card. I carry it regularly and refer to it now and then to refresh… Read More

Gun-Free Zones: Why They Don’t Work
USCCA — May 21, 2019

Solutions to gun violence are often discussed in terms of what can be done at the institutional level. But to… Read More

Colorado Gun Laws: What You Should Know
USCCA — May 20, 2019

As a responsibly armed American, you already know how challenging it can be to stay up to date on gun… Read More

Can I Modify My Firearm?
USCCA — May 18, 2019

Summary For this week’s “Ask a Firearms Attorney” post, Attorney Tom Grieve addresses a question that many responsible gun owners… Read More

Firearms Case Law
Rick Sapp — May 17, 2019

The U.S. is a “common law” country. This means judicial decisions from a previous case can be cited as precedent… Read More