I recently bought a taser for self-defense and am not clear on the laws.
Definitely. Check local laws. They vary state by state, city by city, and building to building.
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Missouri allows for open or concealed taser carrying but each town/city and county may have their own set of rules.
Next time you buy a dangerous instrumentality, you may want to check the laws first. Try contacting your local police department for some insight. Alternatively, you could pay for a brief consultation with a local criminal defense attorney who could formally research the laws in your area or state.
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