April 20, 2016 |

Bark, But Don't Bite! Defending Your Animals from Human Threats
When a CenterPoint Energy employee was caught on video attacking a homeowner's dogs with a wrench, almost everyone agreed that this was a cruel and violent act. But there's still a question - what are a homeowners' rights if this happens to them?
Get Armed and Educated Today!
Being wrong can cost you your freedom and your house! It's essential that all gun owners know the law. Get your copy of the 2016 Edition of Texas Gun Law: Armed and Educated today, and make sure you are up-to-date on the new laws that went into effect this year. Click here to get the authoritative resource on Texas gun law.
Fill Out A Legal Emergency Plan Today!
Texas Law Shield members should take a look at a free service we offer that could be your lifeline when you're caught up in the legal system: The Legal Emergency Plan.
TX A.G. Allows Dallas Zoo to Prohibit Carry
Recently, the Texas Attorney General's office made a ruling on a complaint sent in by Edwin Walker, an Independent Program Attorney with Texas Law Shield, that the Dallas Zoo is able to legally post a 30.06 sign and otherwise forbid the lawful carrying of a handgun by LTC holders. Click to read the details:
Show You Are 2A Proud
Show your 2A pride by displaying your very own gun-packing bear - the limited edition George "Mason" the Bear Bobblehead. Use promo code "MEMBER" at checkout to get a $5 member discount. Click on Mason's picture to see the offer details:
Australia vs. the USA; A Castle Doctrine Roundtable
U.S. Law Shield gathered the opinions of attorneys from across the country to weigh in on a legal scenario from down under, in which a convicted rapist was found in a home with a little girl. Click to see how the situation might play out in their respective states:
Gun News: Hillary, Aguila, Stern, Saints, Church Carry, TX 3 Gun
Click to read how Ms. Clinton gets her facts checked, to see how Aguila is making a splash in domestic ammo sales, to hear how radio DJ Howard Stern argues passionately for gun rights, and more...
Members Ask -- What About Guns in Church?
A recent Texas Law Shield Facebook post regarding church carry caused quite a debate as to whether or not a person can legally carry in church. Click to learn the details about when you can't carry:
Will Virginia's Reciprocity Rules Affect Texans?
Click to see if Virginia's new policies on reciprocity agreements and mutual recognition of concealed-carry permits will affect how Texas Law Shield members carry in the Old Dominion State:
LEO Speakers Wanted - Texas Law Shield
It's exciting how fast we're growing, and we're looking to add Law Enforcement Officers as speakers at our seminars and workshops.

Are you an active or retired LEO who would be interesting in speaking at our events? Or do you know a Law Enforcement Officer who might be interested in speaking to Law Shield members?

If you or someone you would recommend want to be considered as LEO speakers, please email résumés to me at davidd@texaslawshield.com.

David Donchecz
Vice President of Member Services