DALLAS TWP. — A series of Concealed Carry seminars are slated to begin March 31.
The seminars, scheduled through Rep. Karen Boback’s (R- Lackawanna, Luzerne and Wyoming counties) region, will provide information about Pennsylvania’s firearm laws and include a discussion of the Castle Doctrine law.
Under Castle Doctrine law, Act 10 of 2011 gives law-abiding citizens legal right to use lethal force to protect themselves or their families against intruders, according to the Pennsylvania General Assembly.
The Concealed Carry seminars are scheduled for the following dates:
• 6 to 8 p.m., March 31, at the Back Mountain Regional Emergency Management Services, 3593 Route 118 in Lehman Township. Guest speakers are Luzerne County District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis and Luzerne County Sheriff Brian Szumski.
• 6 to 8 p.m., April 7, at the Dalton Fire Company, 109 S. Turnpike Road, Dalton. Guest speakers are Lackawanna County District Attorney Shane Scanlon and Lackawanna County Sheriff Mark McAndrew.
• 6 to 8 p.m., April 14, at the Mill City Assembly of God Church in Fellowship Hall, 167 Mercy Lane, Dalton. Guest speakers are Wyoming County District Attorney Jeff Mitchel and Wyoming County Sheriff Ned Sherman.
• 6 to 8 p.m., April 28, at the Mehoopany Township Municipal Building, 237 Schoolhouse Road, Mehoopany in Wyoming. Guest speakers are Wyoming County District Attorney Jeff Mitchel and Wyoming County Sheriff Ned Sherman.
The events are free, but reservations are required due to limited seating. To register, call Rep. Boback’s Tunkhannock office at 570-836-4777, her Dallas office at 570-675-6000 or visit www.repboback.com.
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