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.

What Is the Process to Obtain a Firearm?

USCCA — November 9, 2019

Are you new to firearms? Are you not sure where to start or what you need? Former firearms attorney Tom… Read More

We Are the Gun Lobby!

Beth Alcazar — November 5, 2019

Who or what, exactly, is the gun lobby? What does that term mean to you? Is the gun lobby some… Read More

Montana Gun Laws: What You Need to Know

USCCA — November 3, 2019

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

Can I Be Sued Civilly for Defending Myself?

USCCA — November 2, 2019

Responsibly armed Americans want to know, can you lose your possessions, money and home after a self-defense incident, even if… Read More

Which States Issue the Most Concealed Carry Permits?

USCCA — October 27, 2019

As the popularity of concealed carry and responsible gun ownership rises across the country, you may be wondering which states… Read More

Gun-Free School Zones Act of 1990: What Is It?

USCCA — October 26, 2019

Nearly a decade before the tragic massacre at Columbine High School in Colorado, Sen. Herb Kohl (D-Wisconsin) introduced Senate Bill… Read More