May 4, 2016 |

Is the Use of Pepper Spray Legal in Oklahoma?
In the accompanying video, U.S. Law Shield Independent Program Attorney Robert Robles covers the details of legal pepper-spray use in the state:
President's Message May 2016
Click to read a personal message from Kirk W. Evans, President of Texas and U.S. Law Shield, as he updates members on progress the Law Shield community has seen this year.
Good News for Oklahoma Knife Enthusiasts
Effective November 1, 2016, Sooner State knife carriers will be able to tote a dagger, Bowie knife, dirk knife and sword canes. Click to hone in on the details:
Hunting On Public Lands With Suppressors To Become Legal in Oklahoma This Fall
Important  pro-hunting legislation to legalize the use of suppressors on public hunting lands was passed overwhelmingly by both houses of the legislature and signed into law.   Click to find out which group opposed this measure
No More Gun Shows in Oklahoma?
Gun shows in Oklahoma as we know them could become a thing of the past if SB1347 passes the legislature and gets signed into law. Click to see the disappointing details:
May 2016 - Upcoming Oklahoma Gun Law Seminars and Workshops
Click below to see when there's an event near you and register to hear Independent Program Attorneys discuss real-life examples of legal use of force and use of deadly force. Be sure to bring a friend!
Video: 'Women Had the Right To Carry Long Before We Won the Right to Vote'
Commentator Dana Loesch takes apart Cosmo magazine for urging its female readers to avoid dating gun owners. Click to see Loesch's spirited defense of both male and female gun enthusiasts:
Ten Essential Tips for CCW Holders
A free e-book from Beretta has some useful tips for gun owners who may want to try everyday carry. Click to read an excerpt:
From SIG Sauer Academy: How to Transition from Rifle To Pistol
Why would you put down a perfectly good long gun and go to a handgun? Lots of reasons, and SIG Sauer Academy Director Adam Painchaud covers how to make the transitions safely and quickly in this 7-minute NSSF video.
Voters Oppose Suits Against Gun Manufacturers
Did you know that more than seven out of ten voters don't want gun makers and gun sellers to get sued for crimes committed with firearms they made and sold? Click to read about the massive national support for the gun business in a recent poll:
Law Shield News Roundup 
For our Law Shield members in various states, here's a quick rundown of gun-related headlines from around the country:
Show You Are 2A Proud
This limited-edition Mason The Bear bobblehead is great for your office desk, as a gift, or as a collectible item. Every time you see Mason, you will be reminded not to leave the house without carrying your gun. Click on Mason's picture to see the offer details, and use promo code "MEMBER" at checkout to get a $5 member discount.
Help Wanted - U.S. Law Shield
We are growing at a fast and exciting rate, and we're looking to add part-time program ambassadors in your state. We are looking for help in the Duncan area. If you are interested in joining our company or know someone whom you would recommend, please email résumés by clicking below. 

David Donchecz
Vice President of Member Services
National Firearms Act Program