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The Prepper’s Firearms Checklist of Handguns, Shotguns, and Rifles

In Rifles and Shotguns by M.D. Creekmore37 Comments

Since TN Concealed Carry is as the name implies a concealed carry website/blog I won’t be publishing many prepper type articles here, however, since the subject of prepping for a disaster like an EMP, economic collapse, viral pandemic or other similar event is recommended we will be publishing several articles (approximately five total) on prepping and how-to-do-it correctly. Specific Thoughts and Considerations For …

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Carrying A Long Gun In Tennessee And The Snap Rack

In Concealed Carry Gear by M.D. Creekmore5 Comments

To carry a concealed handgun on your person legally in Tennessee you’ll need a valid handgun carry permit. However, as part of the expanded “castle doctrine” it is legal for anyone who can legally own a firearm, be it a handgun, rifle, or shotgun to carry that firearm in their vehicle and that firearm can be loaded or unloaded. However, as I understand …

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A Guide To Concealed Carry Reciprocity In Tennessee

In Concealed Carry Laws by M.D. Creekmore2 Comments

Tennessee has the ideal configuration to border numerous states. “The Volunteer State” shares borders with the following states located in the Midwest and Southeastern regions of the United States: Alabama Arkansas Georgia Kentucky Mississippi Missouri North Carolina Virginia Only one state (Missouri) touches as many states as Tennessee touches. Throw in neighboring states like Illinois, Indiana, Louisiana, and South Carolina …

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Do You Really Need A .22 Caliber Handgun?

In Concealed Carry Handguns by M.D. Creekmore3 Comments

By The Graduate Shootist We say “it depends”. People seeking one do-all firearm would probably be better off with something shoulder-fired like a 12 Gauge shotgun. Heck, a 26 or 28” pump-gun with a spare rifle-sighted slug barrel could handle anything that roams North America, including all two or four legged threats. But of course, two-handed activities and/or the need …

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Handgun Laws By State: A Simple Cheat Sheet With All You Need To Know

In Concealed Carry Laws by M.D. Creekmore

As an integral part of the Bill of Rights, the 2nd Amendment to the United Constitution reads “A well-regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.” The 2nd Amendment has undergone intense judicial scrutiny since the Founding Fathers declared the “right to bear …