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  • October 26, 2016

    One of the more frequent inquiries from clients this time of year involves the legality of open and concealed carry at polling places. There are two distinct components to our answer in these situations: what does the law stipulate; and, what do we advise? Our job as your law firm is to advise you on your legal rights, and also to provide you legal …

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    September 8, 2015

    United Self Defense Law Firm, PLLC partner Graven Craig discusses Virginia Code exceptions regarding concealed carry in vehicles on school property, specifically in the ingress/egress areas the parking lot or driveway. This video contains legal advice that is only applicable to USDLaw clients. No other claims are implied. Click to View Video in a New Window — Clients Only Content

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    September 8, 2015

    United Self Defense Law Firm, PLLC partner Graven Craig discusses Virginia Code exceptions regarding the carrying of unloaded firearms on school property, including specific direction about secured containers and compliance. This video contains legal advice that is only applicable to USDLaw clients. No other claims are implied. Click to View Video in a New Window — Clients Only Content

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    August 6, 2015

    In Virginia, it is a Class 1 Misdemeanor, which is punishable by up to 12 months in jail and or a $2,500.00 fine, to carry a firearm hidden from common observation. A valid defense to this charge is that you were issued a valid Concealed Handgun Permit. Virginia Code Section 18.2-308(D) provides a mechanism and lays out the path for attaining a concealed handgun …