Atf

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is a federal law enforcement organization within the United States Department of Justice. Its responsibilities include the investigation and prevention of federal offenses involving the unlawful use, manufacture and possession of firearms and explosives; acts of arson and bombings; and illegal trafficking of alcohol and tobacco products. The ATF also regulates via licensing the sale, possession, and transportation of firearms, ammunition, and explosives in interstate commerce.
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  • Can You Lend a Firearm to Another Person under Federal Law?

    … From time to time, individuals inquire as to whether they can lend a firearm to a friend. While state firearms laws vary on this subject (for instance, in Pennsylvania an individual can lend shotguns and rifles but not handguns, unless the person receiving the handgun has a license to carry firearm), Federal law specifically allows one to lend…

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 8 readers -
  • As an FFL, Can You Sell an NFA Firearm Through the Mail?

    … Often times, Federal Firearms Licensees (FFLs) inquire as to whether they can sell a National Firearms Act (NFA) firearm through the mail, without the buyer needing to be present. To the surprise of most FFLs, you actually can sell NFA firearms through the mail, provided the purchaser is not otherwise prohibited and is a resident in the same state…

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 9 readers -
  • ATF Announces New Form 4473 – Firearms Transaction Record

    … The National Shooting Sports Foundation is reporting that on Monday, November 14, 2016, ATF announced that the new 4437 would required on ALL firearms transactions beginning on January 16, 2017. As you may remember, I previously blogged about ATF soliciting comments on the proposed 4473 and then filed a Comment in Opposition to ATF’s Proposed…

    Adam Kraut/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 14 readers -
  • VA Actively Depriving Veterans of Second Amendment Rights

    … Today, I met with a client who was denied by FBI / PSP because of, as stated on the denial, “Veterans Affairs Administration.” Although I’ve vociferously spoken out against the VA being able to strip individuals’ Second Amendment rights, in all honesty, until today, I had not seen a case where a veteran had actually been denied in the absence…

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 13 readers -
  • Press Release: Second Mental Health As-Applied Challenge Success

    … We are extremely proud to announce that Chief Counsel Joshua Prince was successful in a second Second Amendment as-applied challenge in relation to a prior mental health commitment. As our viewers are likely aware from Attorney Prince’s blog article Monumental Decision from the Middle District Court of Pennsylvania Regarding Mental Health…

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 9 readers -
  • Individuals Can Obtain Federal Firearms Relief for Non-Violent Misdemeanor Offenses!

    … was unconstitutional under a Second Amendment as-applied challenge. The Third Circuit’s decision, although not addressing mental health commitments, further supports the Middle District’s analysis and conclusion. We at Firearms Industry Consulting Group, a division of Prince Law Offices, P.C., are here to help you restore your Second Amendment Rights. If you want to discuss your past prohibiting offense and whether to file a federal challenge, contact us today! …

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 13 readers -
  • FICG Files Comment in Opposition to ATF 29P on Behalf of Dead Air Armament

    … to bring to the market some of the most innovative and anticipated silencers of the past year. Because there is a delay in the posting of newly filed comments on http://www.regulations.gov, a copy is available for your viewing here. An inspection of the docket this morning showed that no other silencer companies have filed a comment in opposition to this ANPR, making Dead Air the first in the silencer industry to take charge in the fight to prevent additional, unnecessary regulations. …

    Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 8 readers -
  • Say What?!?! ATF Re-Opens Comment Period for ATF-4473

    … In an extremely unusual turn of event, yesterday, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (“ATF”) re-opened its comment period relative to its proposed changes to the ATF-4473 form, to provide an additional 30 days for comments. Our readers probably remember our April blog entitled ATF Soliciting Comments on Proposed Revisions…

    Joshua Prince/ Prince Law Offices, P.C.- 13 readers -
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