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.

Hawaii Gun Laws: What You Need to Know

USCCA — March 1, 2020

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

Guns in the News: Wisconsin Senate Bill 822

Rick Sapp — February 29, 2020

“This bill specifies that a person who has a license to carry a concealed weapon may possess a firearm in… Read More

Basic Carry Laws: Florida

USCCA — February 23, 2020

Carrying a firearm for self-defense comes with a lot of responsibility. Knowing the laws where you carry is just one… Read More

How Guns Played a Role in the Civil Rights Movement

USCCA — February 22, 2020

The Civil Rights Movement of the 1950s and 1960s evokes memories of non-violent resistance to discriminations: marches, bus boycotts and… Read More

Which States Require a Background Check for Handgun Purchases?

USCCA — February 16, 2020

Are you thinking about purchasing a handgun? Do you know about all the hoops you may need to jump through… Read More

Black History Is Shackled to Gun Control

Kenn Blanchard — February 10, 2020

Slavery was abolished in the United States with the ratification of the 13th Amendment in December 1865. But inequality and… Read More