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Warning Shots and Deadly Force in Texas

Are Warning Shots Defined in the Texas Penal Code? Similar to the definition of “force,” if you’re looking for a definition of “warning shot(s)” in the Texas Penal Code, you won’t find it.  For most that study Texas gun law, the lack of a “warning shot” definition should immediately signal that this type of scenario will likely be left up …

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FFL Employers and Background Checks

One typical question that comes up during an FFL compliance visit is how does the company determine if an employee should be in active or constructive possession of firearms for business purposes.  In general, if you’re an FFL and have employees, you should have written policies in place, a background check process in place, frequent reviews of policies regarding background …

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Inheriting Firearms and Legal Issues Involved

An Introduction to Inheriting Firearms Leaving firearms to your loved ones, inheriting them, or managing them as an administrator of an estate all present unique legal issues.  Many of the legal issues and complications that plague the devising or inheritance of firearms stem from the multiplicity of laws involved the process.  Texas has laws governing both firearms themselves and how …