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Before Expanding Gun Laws, There’s Much To Consider

With the recent efforts in Washington D.C. to introduce new gun laws in the US, it’s important that all Americans be aware of the facts concerning the current gun laws in the United States. BACKGROUND CHECKS 18 U.S. Code § 922 covers just a portion of the Federal Firearms Regulations. Included in this section of… Read more »

Buffalo & Uvalde

SC Carry is extremely saddened and dismayed by the recent events in Buffalo, New York, and Uvalde, Texas. This is an emotional time for all of us because we all recognize evil when we see it and these events can be described no other way. Although many politicians will take this opportunity to seek more… Read more »

South Carolina Carry Board Elects New President

At a January meeting, the South Carolina Carry, Inc. (SC Carry) board of directors elected Mike Duralia as the new board president. The previous president, Sherra Scott, stepped down last month but will remain on the board of directors and an active member of the organization. Duralia has been an active member of SC Carry… Read more »

Legislative Agenda Focus Group

Monday, September 20, 2021, at 8 PM Eastern, South Carolina Carry will be hosting an interactive, online meeting for you to give your input on what YOU want SC Carry to focus on in the upcoming half of the SC legislative session. The log-in information will be emailed to our email list and posted on… Read more »

Ceremonial Signing of H3094 Open Carry Bill

SC Carry President Sherra Scott and Board Member Randy Jones attended the ceremonial signing of H3094, the Open Carry with Training Act, at Palmetto State Armory in Greenville Friday, August 13, 2021. The open carry portion of the bill goes into effect Sunday, August 15th. In addition to Governor McMaster, several other elected officials were… Read more »

Stabilizing Braces part Two by Guy De Blank

On June 10, 2021, the 90-day comment period opened for the ATF’s latest attempt to what is believed to be in excess of 10 million stabilizing braces illegal. The 71-page document lays out a series of criteria for determining whether or not a stabilizing brace is actually a “short barreled rifle,” or SBR. This proposed… Read more »

ATF issues “Factoring Criteria for Firearms with Attached ‘Stabilizing Braces’”

While this subject is not specifically about South Carolina law, it is an issue that directly affects tens of thousands of South Carolina firearms owners, so we felt the need to share it. The following was written by Guy de Blank. In mid-December of 2020, the DOJ/ATF issued a notice of proposed rulemaking request that… Read more »

Open Carry with Training Act (H3094) – The Good, The Bad, & The Ugly

Please note: the links to various state statutes in this post are to the CURRENT wording of the law and may not be updated with the changes made by H3094. This post was written by Robert K. Merting, Attorney at Law. This post is for informational purposes only. This does not constitute legal advice, nor… Read more »