Have Legal Questions? Ask a Lawyer Now.
what type of gun - what city and state, are you a felon and where exactly on your property
thank you for that information.
it is legal to possess a concealed firearm for self-defense or other lawful purposes within the interior of a private conveyance (as defined your land, home and other out buildings on your property as conveyed to you by title and deed), without a license, if the firearm is securely encased or is otherwise not readily accessible for immediate use. a firearm other than a handgun may be carried anywhere in a private conveyance when such firearm is being carried for a lawful use. this exemption does not authorize the carrying of a firearm concealed on the person outside of your private boundries
exceptions to FLA concealed carry permit law include the following
A - persons having firearms at their home or place of business.
B -enrolled members of clubs organized for target, skeet, or trapshooting, while at, or going to or from shooting practice.
C - members of clubs organized for collecting antique or modern firearms while at or going to or from exhibitions.
D - persons engaged in fishing, camping or hunting and while going to or from such activity.
E - persons engaged in target shooting under safe conditions and in a safe place or while going to or from such place.
F - persons who are firing weapons for target practice in a safe and secure indoor range.
G - persons traveling by private conveyance (as defined your vehicle) if the weapon is securely encased if the weapon is securely encased and not in the person's manual possession. meaning it should be in the trunk or glove box separate and apart from the ammo
H - persons carrying a pistol unloaded and in a secure wrapper from place of purchase to their home or to a place of repair and back.
I - persons engaged in the business of manufacturing, repairing or dealing in firearms.
J - military, law enforcement personnel and private guards while so employed.
DISCLAIMER: Answers from Experts on JustAnswer are not substitutes for the advice of an attorney. JustAnswer is a public forum and questions and responses are not private or confidential or protected by the attorney-client privilege. The Expert above is not your attorney, and the response above is not legal advice. You should not read this response to propose specific action or address specific circumstances, but only to give you a sense of general principles of law that might affect the situation you describe. Application of these general principles to particular circumstances must be done by a lawyer who has spoken with you in confidence, learned all relevant information, and explored various options. Before acting on these general principles, you should hire a lawyer licensed to practice law in the jurisdiction to which your question pertains.
The responses above are from individual Experts, not JustAnswer. The site and services are provided “as is”. To view the verified credential of an Expert, click on the “Verified” symbol in the Expert’s profile. This site is not for emergency questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals. Please carefully read the Terms of Service (last updated February 8, 2012).