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.

Keller v. Keller

On the same day that New York advertising exec Ted Kramer landed the biggest account of his career, his wife,… Read More >

Road Rage: Getting Worse, Not Better

Frankly, I’m getting tired of having to write columns about road rage. You’d have thought that, as it becomes widely… Read More >

The 5th Amendment and “Miranda”

Thanks to TV shows (and numerous political scandals), most Americans are aware that they have a “right to remain silent”… Read More >

Why You Want Your Firearms Attorney to Understand Firearms

It should come as no surprise that there are a lot (way too many by a factor of ten, perhaps?)… Read More >

Split-Second Justice

Last week, I was having a conversation with an attorney friend of mine who has an impressive track record in… Read More >

If You Are Shot…

Holding a defensive weapon does not ensure that we will win a fight. Even highly trained, motivated men — America’s… Read More >

The Early Bird Avoids the Indictment … or Does He?

When it comes to securing counsel with regards to use-of-force law, the saying goes, “The earlier, the better.” How true… Read More >

Kiss Your Mother-in-Law

Not everybody survives an encounter with a thug, but let’s say you do. Whatever the circumstances, the police may arrive… Read More >

Crossing State Lines with Your Gun

The more you know, the farther you go. If you are not carrying your gun, it can’t help you. So… Read More >

It’s Over … or Is It?

You survived the assault. Your wife and children are unhurt. Except for minor damage to the car, everything is fine. Read More >

Stand Your Ground: No Guarantees

Recently, I covered pending legislative changes to Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law. The bill (SB128) would require that… Read More >

A Personal Narrative

It snowed in Albuquerque. Overnight, a light blanket of fluff covered our adobe home in the down-scale (but adorable in… Read More >

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