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Massachusetts Firearms Law - September 15, 2018 @ 2:00PM

 

SYLLABUS 

THE LAYMAN LAWMAN GUIDE TO FIREARM LAW

By: ANDREW J. COUTURE, ESQ.

TOTAL COURSE TIME: 4-5 Hours (depending on questions)

  1. What is Unsuitability
    1. How does it affect me as a LTC holder?
    2. How could this happen?
    3. If it does happen what do I do?
    4. What do I have to prove?
  2. The Many Pitfalls of Carrying a Firearm
    1. Where can I legally carry a firearm?
      1. State
      2. Private Establishments
      3. Federal
    2. How can I carry a Firearm?
    3. How to Store and Transport?
      1. What is Direct Control?
      2. What is a locked container?
    4. Interstate Traveling with a Firearm?
    5. Carrying while Intoxicated??
  3. Storage while in the Home.
    1. What is required by law?
    2. What will happen if I violate 131L
    3. What is the punishment?
  4. Using a Firearm to defend yourself and your family
    1. The basics of self defense
    2. Duty to Retreat
    3. Castle Doctrine
      1. What is Great Bodily Harm?
      2. Where is the Home?
      3. “We don’t need Self Help In this state…”
  5. Maura Healey Edict – A call from on high
    1. What is an Enumerated Weapon?
    2. Copies and Duplicates?
    3. Features Test?
    4. Interchangeability Test?
    5. What the Hell is All This?
    6. What is the current outlook
      1. State
      2. Federal
    7. How is this Unconstitutional?