U.S. Law Shield 
of Florida 

April 8, 2014
Come Meet Us At The Jacksonville Seminar


Dear Members,


Great News! You are invited to attend a U.S. Law Shield Gun Law Seminar. We are pleased to announce the upcoming Gun Law Seminar in Jacksonville on April 24, from 6:30-10:00 p.m. at the Morocco Shrine Center at 3800 Saint Johns Bluff Rd.


The seminar will cover multiple topics including: Florida state laws governing the use of legal force; coping with a difficult police officer as a gun owner; and, the civil liability that you could potentially face as a gun owner. Every attendee will receive a copy of our Use of Force Book, a $9.95 value.


The cost of attendance is $5 for U.S. Law Shield members, and $10 for the general public. Space is limited, so sign up today!


To learn more or to register for the event, go to:




The Legal Risk of Modifying Your Trigger


There are many modifications you can make to your firearm to make shooting and carrying it more efficient and comfortable. One of the most popular is adjustment of the trigger pull weight. But, should you be concerned legally about this modification to your firearm? Maybe yes, but likely no.


The trigger pull weight is the amount of weight in pounds (or the force that represents that much weight) that is required to be exerted on a trigger by the user's finger in order to discharge the firearm. The greater the trigger pull weight, the more force is needed to make the weapon fire. Since trigger pull weight is a product of a mechanical process involving springs, the trigger pull weight can be manipulated to be lighter or heavier to better suit the owner.


There is no agreed upon standard trigger pull weight across the numerous available firearms one may own. There are as many opinions on what constitutes an ideal trigger pull as there are gun owners.


Our purpose here is not to take a position on what the perfect trigger pull weight is for your situation, but to tell you about what the law might have to say if you modify the trigger pull weight on your gun.  


To read the entire article on The Legal Risks of Modifying Your Trigger Pull, visit our blog at: