Re: [SCA-Archery] Mundane Laws and Crossbows
- Some laws consider the crossbow a banned weapon because it has a trigger.
That is where I've seen a lot of the problem.
Also, here in Colorado there is a person sueing under the ADA to be
allowed to use a crossbow during bow season.
On Wed, 01 May 2002 04:49:12 -0000 "etterick" <selkirk@...> writes:
> Since this list covers so many regions, I have a crossbow legal
> question. Has anyone had legal problems or know of any laws against
> the use of or the ownership of crossbows in target archery? I know
> that there are numerous laws about the use of crossbows in hunting
> different states and countries but I don't know of any for target
> use. Also, has anyone had trouble using a crossbow at a local range
> or archery club?
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- On 3 May 2002 at 1:43, hanhebin wrote:
> I would recheck these facts because unless you have some kind ofI was commenting only on CT laws -- YMMV. =)
> special permit you can still be cited for illegally tranporting a
> weapon to and from a practice. Here in Utah transporting a strung
> crossbow and bolts even in the trunk of your car is classified as
> transporting a loaded weapon.