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Legal Information: Indiana
Laws current as of October 8, 2019
State Gun Laws
This section addresses general Indiana state gun laws and the firearms seizure and retention law, which allows law enforcement to take away weapons from a “dangerous individual.” For more information about federal gun laws, you can go to our Federal Gun Laws section. Please consider getting in touch with a domestic violence advocate in your community for more information on gun laws. To find help, please click on the Indiana Places that Help page.
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