Your Pittsburgh Firearms Attorney
It is known in the United States of America that you have the right to bear arms as a citizen. Under this definition, you are legally allowed to purchase, sell, own, and carry firearms. However, these general laws differ in a multitude of ways between individuals states and are dependent on your criminal background. In the state of Pennsylvania, one has the right to possess firearms in their place of home or business as long as they’re not specified or prohibited by a law that states otherwise. In Pennsylvania, one must have a valid carry license to carry a concealed firearm with them or in their car. Anyone that is in possession of an illegal firearm or does not have a valid license can be charged to the fullest extent of the law.
With the many restrictions and regulations of firearms on a state and national level, firearms crimes are becoming more and more frequent. In the state of Pennsylvania here are some of the most common firearms charges and crimes:
- Carrying a Firearm Without a Valid License
- Persons not to Possess a Firearm
- Possessing a Firearm with Altered Manufacturer Numbers
If you are anybody you know has been charged with a firearm crime in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, please contact Attorney Joseph Paletta immediately. With over twenty-five years of experience in criminal cases, he will be able to properly represent you in the court of law. Attorney Joseph Paletta can be reached at Joseph@PalettaLaw.com or (412) 391-7999 for a free consultation.
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