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CHL Law Updates

A Comprehensive Guide to Renewing Your LTC License in Texas: Navigating Texas Code 411.185

Renewing your License to Carry (LTC) in Texas is not just a legal requirement but also a crucial step in maintaining your ability to carry a firearm for personal protection legally. Understanding the renewal process outlined in Texas Code 411.185 is essential for LTC holders to navigate the complexities of the state’s firearms regulations. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll delve deeper into the renewal process, covering eligibility criteria, renewal procedures, deadlines, and additional insights to ensure a seamless renewal experience.

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Defensive Handgun Training

Defensive Handgun Training Insights for Women

More women are taking defensive handgun training classes to be prepared to protect themselves. Every 9 seconds in the US, a woman is assaulted or beaten. With levels of partner violence continuing to increase, civil unrest, and escalating world tensions, many more women are choosing to arm themselves. In fact, nearly half of new firearm purchases are made by women.

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Campus Carry
Campus Carry

Campus Carry

The carrying of a concealed handgun on university and college campuses (Campus Carry) went into effect on 8/1/15. The law is not very strong as universities and colleges can have

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Concealed Carry Guns

Recommended Concealed Carry Guns

The following is a list of guns that I personally like for a concealed carry option. I do not represent any of these companies, nor do I make any claim that these products are the only options available, nor any guaranty implied or otherwise. There are many quality firearms available for personal defense. This is my personal opinion. For those of you reading this on the website, there is no reason to email me you personal dislike for any gun on this list, not everything is for everybody!

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Campus Carry

Your Employer & Your CHL Rights

Texas Concealed Handgun License (CHL) holders enjoy some of the least restrictive carry laws in the nation.  In Texas your employer has the right to restrict your carrying of a

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Phil is certified in several disciplines of self defense as a police instructor such as defensive tactics, pepper spray and impact weapons. Since beginning to teach CHL in 1995, he has taught thousands of people for both their license and advanced firearms courses.

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