Firearms Law Seminar – October 16, 2021 at Trop Gun Shop

On Saturday, October 16, 2021, from 10am – 2pm,  Chief Counsel Joshua Prince, Attorney Eric Winter, and Attorney Dillon Harris of Firearms Industry Consulting Group® (FICG®), a division of Civil Rights Defense Firm, P.C., in conjunction with Trop Gun Shop, will offer a four (4) hour seminar on state and federal firearms law at their … Continue reading Firearms Law Seminar – October 16, 2021 at Trop Gun Shop

Bumpstocks Not Machineguns U.S. Navy-Marine Corp Court of Appeals Rules Unanimously

On September 7, 2021, the U.S. Navy-Marine Corp Court of Appeals unanimously ruled in U.S. v. Alkazahg, docket no. 202000087, that Private (E-2) Ali Alkazahg was erroneously convicted of possessing two unregistered machineguns - i.e. bumpstocks. In so holding, the court reviewed the background to the rulemaking that held that bumpstocks were machineguns, and correctly … Continue reading Bumpstocks Not Machineguns U.S. Navy-Marine Corp Court of Appeals Rules Unanimously

NEWLY ADMITTED TO PRACTICE IN TWO FEDERAL DISTRICT COURTS, WITH MORE TO COME

It's been about a year since I wrote here about my limited license to practice law, the principle of diploma privilege, and the process of becoming licensed as an attorney in Pennsylvania (and to a lesser extent, Maryland) during the pandemic. Now, I am pleased to announce that in the last two weeks, I have … Continue reading NEWLY ADMITTED TO PRACTICE IN TWO FEDERAL DISTRICT COURTS, WITH MORE TO COME

Four Approaches to the Current School Masking Order

Over the past three days, 4 distinct approaches have formed to addressing the school masking orders. I encourage you to consider these and choose the best approach(es) for your children. Send in an ‘Exception” Note PennRidge School District in Bucks County proposed something yesterday that I hadn’t originally thought was viable. https://www.buckscountycouriertimes.com/story/news/2021/09/03/pennridge-emails-exemption-forms-before-wolfs-mask-mandate-takes-effect/5711461001/ The District is … Continue reading Four Approaches to the Current School Masking Order

Focus on the Positive

I've spent the last couple days hearing from a lot of parents and school officials about the new Department of Health Order. I know that they have a number of things in the works. I was so pleased today to see this article about the Hamburg School District in Berks County: https://www.wfmz.com/news/area/berks/hamburg-superintendent-i-dont-know-what-to-do-about-school-mask-mandate/article_063778fe-0c7e-11ec-9dde-9b6d8a379c2e.html Hamburg School District … Continue reading Focus on the Positive

COVID-19 and Workers’ Compensation – Sole Remedy?

What if your employer mandates immunization and you have an adverse reaction? By Karl Voigt As the workforce starts to return to (the new) normal, some employers are mandating a COVID-19 vaccination. While the vast majority of the vaccinated have mild or no reaction to vaccination, some recipients do indeed have adverse reactions. What happens … Continue reading COVID-19 and Workers’ Compensation – Sole Remedy?

The Illegality of the New School Mask Mandate

As I think everyone is aware, the Governor has acted with the Department of Health in issuing a new mask order for schools. For those that have not read the order, it can be found here: https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/Documents/Diseases%20and%20Conditions/Order%20of%20the%20Acting%20Secretary%20Directing%20Face%20Coverings%20in%20Schools.pdf For anyone who had any doubt of Governor’s Wolf’s moral and ethical failings as a leader, he has … Continue reading The Illegality of the New School Mask Mandate

Consider both sides in the vaccine debate, if you can.

Everyone has the right to decide if they want the Covid vaccine. That decision should be yours to make based on as much information as is available to you. Unfortunately the trend towards censorship has now invaded the medical and scientific realm. For example, in Canada, The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario has … Continue reading Consider both sides in the vaccine debate, if you can.

Firearms Law Seminar – August 7, 2021 at Wicen’s Shooting Range

On Saturday, August 7, 2021, from 10am – 2pm,  Chief Counsel Joshua Prince of Firearms Industry Consulting Group® (FICG®), a division of Civil Rights Defense Firm, P.C., in conjunction with Wicen’s Shooting Range, will offer a four (4) hour seminar on state and federal firearms law at their range located at 3179 Mozart Road, Furlong, … Continue reading Firearms Law Seminar – August 7, 2021 at Wicen’s Shooting Range