Category Archives: Gun and Firearms Defense

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What Are the Permits and Licenses Required for Gun Possession in Texas?

Firearm Infraction

Texas is seen as a unique state for gun control laws, simply because it is viewed as having more lenient regulations on gun possession. This is no excuse for not knowing the laws as a Texas native who owns a gun; all state citizens should be aware of the necessary permits and licenses that are needed or not needed in order to legally carry a firearm. What Permits and Licenses Do I Need to Own…
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What Are Texas’s Different Gun Control Policies?

Gun Crimes

Each state in America has its own set of gun control laws and restrictions, and each state resident should be aware of these laws, especially if they are gun owners or are interested in owning a gun in the future. Texas gun control laws are some of the most lenient and permissive laws in America. However, the state still has specific codes and regulations on what could happen if you’re caught unlawfully carrying a weapon….
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When Is Possession of a Firearm Illegal in Texas?

Firearm Infraction

What are the laws regarding possession of a firearm in Texas? Texas has some of the laxest gun laws in the country. However, it is still possible to get busted for illegal possession of a firearm. If you are a convicted felon, you are not allowed to possess a firearm within five years of the date of your release from confinement or from community supervision after a conviction If you have previously been convicted of…
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What is Deadly Conduct under Texas Law?

Firearm Infraction

Viral videos from Houston recently showed two people firing guns indiscriminately out of their car window. The couple posted the videos on the social media platform Snapchat. At first, the police said that no one had reported anything about the shooting, so they could not investigate it. But a day later, they confirmed they were actively investigating the incident. The woman in the videos was arrested shortly after the shootings. The man showed up at…
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Even Fake Guns Can Get You in Real Trouble

Fake guns can look incredibly real – from BB guns to airsoft guns and even plastic children’s guns. And police in Texas are reporting now that more and more gun-related crimes are being committed with fake guns. These guns are cheaper and easier to obtain than real guns. Additionally, some people might be under the mistaken assumption that being caught with a fake gun will result in lesser penalties than a real one. Sometimes, that…
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