Laws and Regulations

Our interpretation of the various laws, regulations and restrictions pertaining to survival, self-reliance and self defense. Please note that we are not lawyers, and this is NOT legal advice.

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Illinois Trespassing Laws: What You Need to Know

Illinois: Fast Facts on Trespassing Trespass Law Covers: Land, Structures, Dwellings, Vehicles Crime Class: Misdemeanor. Felony for repeated trespass onto state supported property. Fencing Required?: No, if markers/signage posted. Signage Required?:Yes, generally. Verbal Notice Required?: No. Illinois Trespassing Law Overview Illinois is well known for being a state that absolutely loves its laws. They have …

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Oklahoma Trespassing Laws: What You Need to Know

Oklahoma: Fast Facts on Trespassing Trespass Law Covers: Buildings, Dwellings, Land Crime Class: Violation, Misdemeanor, Felony. Fencing Required?: No. Signage Required?: Yes, for certain statutes. Verbal Notice Required?: Yes, for certain statutes. Oklahoma Trespassing Law Overview Oklahoma has many, massive statutes covering trespassing; comprehensive understanding is a must. Trespassing is a violation or misdemeanor in …

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Vermont Trespassing Laws: What You Need to Know

Vermont: Fast Facts on Trespassing Trespass Law Covers: Buildings, Dwellings, Land Crime Class: Misdemeanor, Felony. Fencing Required?: No. Signage Required?: Yes, instead of verbal notice. Verbal Notice Required?: Yes, instead of fencing. Vermont Trespassing Law Overview Vermont uses sparse, succinct verbiage to codify their trespass laws. There exists potential for trespass inside a dwelling or …

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North Dakota Trespassing Laws: What You Need to Know

North Dakota: Fast Facts on Trespassing Trespass Law Covers: Buildings, Dwellings, Land, Vehicles Crime Class: Felony, Misdemeanor Fencing Required?: No, but does qualify severity of charge. Signage Required?: No, but does qualify severity of charge. Verbal Notice Required?: No. North Dakota Trespassing Law Overview Dakota has stiff penalties for trespassing. Trespassing in any dwelling or …

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Texas Trespassing Laws: What You Need to Know

Texas: Fast Facts on Trespassing Trespass Law Covers: Buildings, Dwellings, Land, Vehicles Crime Class: Misdemeanor Fencing Required?: No, but qualifies as notice against entry. Signage Required?: No, but qualifies as notice against entry. Verbal Notice Required?: No, but qualifies as notice against entry. See below for details. Texas Trespassing Law Overview Texas trespassing laws are …

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Minnesota Knife Laws: What You Need to Know

The Essentials Legal to Carry Openly: Any legal knife Legal to Carry Concealed: Any Legal knife Illegal Knives: Automatic knives, aka switchblades; cannot possess, manufacture or carry Minnesota Knife Law Overview Minnesota is study in contrasts for knife ownership, being both by and large highly lenient and permissive of knife carry and ownership (except switchblades), …

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Mississippi Trespassing Laws: What You Need to Know

Mississippi: Fast Facts on Trespassing Trespass Law Covers: Buildings, Dwellings, Land Crime Class: Misdemeanor or Felony Fencing Required?: Only for certain types of property and crime. Signage Required?: No, but counts as notice to trespassers. Verbal Notice Required?: No, but might matter for notification. Mississippi Trespassing Law Overview Mississippi is a state with generally well-organized …

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