YOU CARRY A GUN SO YOU’RE HARD TO KILL.
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LEGAL KNOWLEDGE: THE CRITICAL MISSING TOOL IN YOUR GUN SAFE
Let’s face it, the world isn’t always nice. That’s why you take steps to protect yourself and your family. Whether it be that shotgun in the corner, the sidearm on your hip, or the pepper spray you give your daughter, you meet that fundamental responsibility.
But if you’re like most people, your preparations still lack a critical element.
You need to know how to survive the critical fight that looms after any defensive encounter: the legal battle. Get the information you need at your fingertips. Whether you’re a CCW holder from Ohio or a tactical instructor from California, we have many educational and practical solutions customized to you!
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Andrew F. Branca, Esq., is the foremost expert in U.S. self defense law across all 50 states, whose expertise has been used by the the Wall Street Journal, the Chicago Tribune, NPR, numerous other media organizations, as well as many private, state and federal agencies. He is a Massachusetts lawyer, Life Member of the National Rifle Association (NRA), and Adjunct Instructor on the Law of Self Defense at the SigSauer Academy in Epping, NH. He regularly lectures and speaks throughout the country on how to protect yourself against both an attack and the legal machine after. Andrew is a multi-division Master-class competitor in IDPA and an NRA-certified firearms instructor. He holds or has held concealed carry permits for Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Maine, Pennsylvania, Florida, Utah, Virginia, and other states.