wfb18 you came to this forum with specific questions that were legitimate and germane, particularly for an "Out-of-Stater" like yourself.
You have recieved some excellent answers to your questions, not just from California residents who live here and deal with issues like this daily, but lawyers and legislators who are very well versed in these areas.
The answers you have recieved may not be what you wanted to hear, but they were most certainly what you needed to hear.
No one knows better than us how strange and unfriendly California Gun Laws are. We are also well aware of the many pitfalls regarding interpretation of these gun laws. Even if you are completely correct in your interpretation of a law, local LEOs, prosecuters, and even the ocassional judge may have an entirely different interpretation.
As a CCW oriented forum our mission is to increase CCW issuance throughout California, within the constraints of existing laws. We may not like the CA gun laws but we are required to follow them. This holds true of all laws, whether we agree with them or not.
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