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indicates that there is no federal law against the sale of body armor and no State law forbids it other than Connecticut, which requires such sales to me made in person, so you can not ship to a customer there.
The federal statute on this is posted at
and that statute refers to section 16, which is posted at
To be on the safe side, you can require buyers to sign a statement that they have never been convicted of a "crime of violence" as defined in 18 U.S. Code § 16. The statute includes both felonies and misdemeanors. Under § 16, simple misdemeanor assault is a crime of violence.
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