This is a discussion on Putting in Application Today!!! within the Concealed Carry Issues & Discussions forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; First of all, thanks for the great welcome from everybody. I'm really glad I joined. I've been on a couple of other forums, but this ...
First of all, thanks for the great welcome from everybody. I'm really glad I joined. I've been on a couple of other forums, but this one really does seem to be one of the best. I've never received such a welcome. Sincerely, Thank You all and I look forward to our discussions.
But enough of that mushy stuff, on to the important news of the day. Right after work, I'll be going to the courthouse to put in my application for my concealed carry permit! I have the $40 in my wallet and the filled out application in my desk. I can hardly wait, but they have 45 days to give it to me, or not. There's no reason not to, but there has been a crazy judge that has been turning down folks for no reason. He's been reprimanded for it I think, I just hope I get a different judge. Those of you that pray could send a few up for me, that'd be great.
I'll keep everyone posted as to when I get it and can finally start carrying my S&W M&P Compact 9mm.
Blessed be the Lord my strength, which teacheth my hands to war, and my fingers to fight.
Senior Instructor for Tactical and Defensive of Texas
and good luck!
There are two sides to every issue: one side is right and the other is wrong, but the middle is always evil.
Who is John Galt?
Good luck with the app . You found a thoughtful forum with a lot of good information , and a few editorials ( i am bad about that lol ) any way welcome .
Make sure you get full value out of today , Do something worthwhile, because what you do today will cost you one day off the rest of your life .
We only begin to understand folks after we stop and think .
Criminals are looking for victims, not opponents.
Only $40 mine was like 150.00 for the class and I believe 140.00 for my license
"Outside of the killings, Washington has one of the lowest crime rates in the country,"
--Mayor Marion Barry, Washington , DC .
You also may want to join the Virginia Citizens Defense League (Virginia Citizens Defense League, Inc. (VCDL)) to keep up to date on gun laws in VA, proposed legislation, and get togethers for dinner.
It's also a good idea to notify them if you get denied your CHL...they tend to stop a lot of the buffoonery "activist" judges do to (illegally) prevent people from getting their CHL.
Magazine <> clip - know the difference
martyr is a fancy name for crappy fighter
You have never lived until you have almost died. For those that have fought for it, life has a special flavor the protected will never know
I get their emails. Thanks for the invite and the advice. I'll keep that in mind.
I put it in yesterday. The Deputy Clerk of the Court said it usually takes around 4 weeks and then they'd send me a notice in the mail to come and pick it up. She was very nice and courteous. Now the wait...
Good luck Rev Al. I hope it all goes well. And be glad you're not having to put up with what press1280 is having to go through in his "My experiment in NJ" thread.
Raising children is like being pecked to death by a chicken every day.
NRA Certified Pistol Instructor
A gun in the hand is a million times more valuable than a cop on the phone!
FL Concealed Weapon or Firearm Program
Wow. $150 form my class and $140 for the card here in Texas! Congrats and good pick on the carry weapon.
"The only purpose for a pistol is to fight your way back to the rifle you should have never laid down". -unknown
I was looking at my reciept and the permit is $5 with $35 court costs. I love my M&P.