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Constitutional Carry Bill Could Cause Legal Jams

I start with this provocative image because, much like a poorly designed gun, a poorly designed piece of legislation could get you all jammed up. Constitutional Carry is back on the docket, again, for the 2021 regular session of the Louisiana State Legislature. Again introduced by District 1 State Rep. Danny McCormick of Bossier and […]

Myths and Misconceptions – “Grain Weights”

I answered a question recently which cleared up some misinformation that I realize I’ve heard many times over the years, so I think it is worth posting about. I hope I can clear up what is apparently a common misconception as so many people are rushing out to stock up on guns and ammo in […]

Walker man who shot home invader sentenced to 3 years; case tested ‘stand your ground’ law

I came across an interesting article today: https://www.theadvocate.com/baton_rouge/news/communities/livingston_tangipahoa/article_5433a446-700b-11e8-9986-33e43510645e.html As usual, the media seems to get the legal terminology a little bit wrong. “Stand your ground” law best refers to “no duty to retreat,” which is in Sections C and D of LA R.S. 14:19 and 14:20, respectively. All that says is that the jury is […]