Category Archives: Firearm Charges
How Do I Get A CPL In Michigan And What Can I Do With It?
The Second Amendment protects the right to keep and bear arms. However, there are many restrictions on that right. Michigan offers the ability of residents to obtain a Concealed Pistol License (CPL), which gives the right to possess a pistol in a way that is beyond the rights of the average person. But, there still […][Read More]
What Does It Mean To Open Carry A Pistol Without A CPL In Michigan?
Sometimes it is not easy to know the laws regarding carrying guns, especially when each state has its own. If you are considering openly carrying your pistol in Michigan without a CPL (Concealed Pistol License), it is important to know the laws before doing so. While the Second Amendment protects the right to keep and […][Read More]
Proposed Gun Laws Would Offer Fewer Restrictions For Michigan Residents
The issue of firearms restrictions and gun safety has been a highly controversial topic, both here in Michigan and everywhere else in the US, for many years. People go back and forth between protecting second amendment rights, and wanting to keep the public safe and reduce the number of school shootings, like those that happened […][Read More]
Shootings and Murders Are up in Michigan During The Coronavirus Pandemic
Although there have been many stories floating around on social media about the unexpected benefits this lockdown has had on the environment, and society as a whole. However, not everything has been for the best. Crime in general may be down, with robberies, burglaries, and sexual assault numbers showing significant decreases around Michigan, not every […][Read More]
Why Can’t I Fire a Gun on my Own Michigan Property (Pt 2)
Welcome back and thanks for joining us again for this discussion about why firing a gun on your own property here in Michigan might get you into trouble. As we mentioned in the previous article, you are allowed to have as many guns in your home as you want (provided you’re not a convicted felon, […][Read More]
Why Can’t I Fire a Gun on my Own Property Here In Michigan? (Pt 1)
So you want to know about your right to fire a gun on your own property in Michigan? Here’s the thing… There are a lot of things that are illegal to do out in the public arena (with good reason) that you can still do legally at home. For example, if you choose to drive […][Read More]
Which Weapons Can I Legally Use in Michigan to Defend Myself?
There is a long list of weapons available out there. Some of them are legal and some of them are illegal. Some of them are lethal and some usually aren’t so deadly. With online shopping being what it is, you can have almost anything delivered to your door in a matter of days. But should […][Read More]
Didn’t Take The Cash? Returned The Wallet? Still Counts as an Armed Robbery in Michigan!
Earlier this month a man in Ypsilanti Township had a surreal but still very scary experience. He was held at ‘gunpoint’ by an armed man in his 50s, who approached him with a pipe fashioned to look like a gun. The man forced him to hand over his wallet, which he did. But once the […][Read More]
Is it Illegal to Fire a Gun Inside my House in Michigan?
You would think the answer to this is a resounding “no”. After all, if it’s your house and your gun, and you’re licensed to carry a firearm in Michigan, then whose business is it if you choose to shoot up the inside of your own home, right? Actually, logical as that may seem to you, […][Read More]
Does ‘Red flag’ Gun Law Matter to Me?
You’ve probably heard the term ‘red flag laws’ with regards to firearms and gun rights at some point recently. These red flag gun law proposals have been popping up with increasing frequency in the last few years both in Michigan and all over the USA. Even President Trump mentioned them in a recent speech addressing […][Read More]