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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun 2008
    New Mexico, United States

    Question Question

    I've been told that that if you carry a handgun unload and no mag in a way that it is concealed you do not need a ccw is that true I'm in new mexico
    A good friend will sit next to you in jail and say damn we had fun

  3. #2
    Join Date
    Sep 2007
    Battle Creek Mi
    Don't know about NM but in Mi it would land you in jail, but then you could just OC if you do not wish to go for a CCW...

  4. #3
    I don't know - decide for yourself:
    Conway Greene Co. - New Mexico Statutes and Rules

    30-7-2. Unlawful carrying of a deadly weapon.

    A. Unlawful carrying of a deadly weapon consists of carrying a concealed loaded firearm or any other type of deadly weapon anywhere, except in the following cases:

    (1) in the person's residence or on real property belonging to him as owner, lessee, tenant or licensee;

    (2) in a private automobile or other private means of conveyance, for lawful protection of the person's or another's person or property;

    (3) by a peace officer in accordance with the policies of his law enforcement agency who is certified pursuant to the Law Enforcement Training Act [29-7-1 NMSA 1978];

    (4) by a peace officer in accordance with the policies of his law enforcement agency who is employed on a temporary basis by that agency and who has successfully completed a course of firearms instruction prescribed by the New Mexico law enforcement academy or provided by a certified firearms instructor who is employed on a permanent basis by a law enforcement agency; or

    (5) by a person in possession of a valid concealed handgun license issued to him by the department of public safety pursuant to the provisions of the Concealed Handgun Carry Act [29-19-1 NMSA 1978].

    B. Nothing in this section shall be construed to prevent the carrying of any unloaded firearm.

    C. Whoever commits unlawful carrying of a deadly weapon is guilty of a petty misdemeanor.

  5. #4
    I am confused. Why would you want to carry an unloaded firearm? You might as well carry a hammer.
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