firearms

September 10, 2017

Georgia Gun Laws Overview

Gun laws in the state of Georgia regulate the sale, possession, and use of firearms and ammunition in the state of Georgia in the United States. It does not however affect the laws of other states. The Georgia Constitution, like many other state constitutions, guarantees to […]
September 10, 2017

Firearms

A firearm is a portable gun (a barreled ranged weapon) that inflicts damage on targets by launching one or more projectiles driven by rapidly expanding high-pressure gas produced by exothermic combustion (deflagration) of propellant within an ammunition cartridge. If gas pressurization is achieved through mechanical gas […]
August 5, 2017

Firearms Related Matters

Firearm related matters that are often regulated by state or local laws include the following: Some states and localities require that a person obtain a license or permit in order to purchase or possess firearms. Some states and localities require that individual firearms be registered with […]
July 5, 2017

The First Firearm

The Chinese invented black powder which later transmitted to the Middle East, Africa, and Europe. The direct ancestor of the firearm is something called the fire lance. The prototype of the fire lance was invented in China during the 10th century and is the predecessor of […]
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