Airport Gun Laws in Texas

If you are considering traveling with firearms and ammunition in the Lone Star State, it’s extremely important to familiarize yourself with Texas’ airport gun laws. Because even in Texas, the same gun laws that have been enacted to protect your safety may actually wind up causing some confusion. Whether you’re checking up on whether or [...]

By |2020-09-08T01:09:28+00:00August 3rd, 2020|Laws|Comments Off on Airport Gun Laws in Texas

What is an Ignition Interlock Device? 

Exactly what is an ignition interlock device (IID)? How much does an interlock device cost? Who do you call if your ignition interlock device has problems? What if I don’t want to drive; can someone else drive your car if you have an interlock device installed? If the court has recently ordered you to use [...]

By |2019-07-09T20:25:34+00:00July 9th, 2019|Criminal Justice System, Laws, Tarrant County DWI|Comments Off on What is an Ignition Interlock Device? 

The Second Amendment Provides the Right to Keep and Bear Arms … But Citizens of Washington D.C. Must First Prove it’s a Necessity

There have been two fundamental Second Amendment cases which have reached the Supreme Court in recent years. In District of Columbia v. Heller, the Court struck down a DC law prohibiting firearms within the District. More recently in McDonald v. Chicago, the Court at long last incorporated the Second Amendment through the Fourteenth Amendment to [...]

By |2019-06-02T18:31:16+00:00February 2nd, 2015|Laws|0 Comments

Ignorance (of the Law) is Bliss – Heien v. North Carolina Summary

“It has been repeatedly decided that [the Fourth Amendment] should receive a liberal construction, so as to prevent stealthy encroachment upon or gradual depreciation of the rights secured by them, by imperceptible practice of courts or by well-intentioned, but mistakenly overzealous, executive officers.”                                                                                                      Gouled v. United States, 255 U.S. 298 (1921). Well, so much [...]

By |2019-06-02T18:31:45+00:00January 19th, 2015|Criminal Justice System, Laws|0 Comments