Know About Your Rights When Dealing With Cops

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We rely on cops to keep us safe. But sometimes the police themselves are the danger — to your rights. Whether you actually committed a crime, or you’re dealing with a federal officer on a power trip, here’s a list of 30 things you should know about your rights when dealing with cops.

The Basics:

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With a Gun:

  • Guarantees of the right to bear arms: A list of state constitutions that guarantee the right to bear arms.
  • Handgun Laws Map: A map linked to state-level information on handgun and carry laws.
  • Guide to Interstate Firearm Transportation: A guide to your rights in transporting firearms via the interstate.

In Public:

In the Car:

In your House:

At School:

At the Station:

At the Airport:


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