Is it legal to have a butterfly knife in LA?
No, it is illegal to have a butterfly knife in Louisiana for any reason.
No it is not legal to carry a butterfly knife or a switchblade in the state of Iowa
Is it legal for a minor to carry a knife in MA And I am not differentiating between a Swiss Army knife or a switchblade just a knife in general.?
it is legal to carry a knife there but not switchblade or butterfly.
yes it is i think
No. They are illegal to possess. A butterfly knife is considered a switchblade under Texas law. A switchblade is a prohibited weapon.
Balisong knives, also called butterfly knives, are legal in Illinois.
No! They are not. They are classed as an offensive weapon (a flick knife specifically) under the Restriction of Offensive Weapons Act 1959. Under this act, it is illegal to import, sell or carry a flick knife or a knife that has a blade, hidden within the handle, released either by gravity or mechanical operation (ie: a butterfly, or a Balisong knife.) Therefore, butterfly knifes are not legal in the UK.
Absolutely. There is no such thing as an illegal knife in AZ.
A standard pocket knife or folding knife no longer than 4.5 inches in the closed position is legal to carry. I believe daggers, bowie, spring loaded or butterfly knives are not legal to carry.
There is no such thing as an illegal knife in AZ. No blade length limits, switchblade and butterfly knifes are okay.
No, they are considered gravity knifes and considered a felony with up to 5yrs jail time if caught. A 3in spring assisted knife is perfectly legal to carry.
RCW 9.41.250, which states "any knife having a blade which opens, or falls, or is ejected into position by the force of gravity, or by an outward, downward, or centrifugal thrust or movement." A butterfly knife can open by force of gravity, which according to this statute, makes it illegal. So, no, butterfly knives are not legal in the state of Washington.
No, Ellie's knife is not a butterfly knife. It is a switchblade.
No. It is considered a weapon and if you take it to school you will be in trouble.
No you can't find any butterfly knife cuz having a butterfly knife in Hong Kong was illegal.
sadly no its both illegal to have one and carry one in maine. but if there is a way to get a permit i am not sure
No. A butterfly knife is a knife in which the handles fold over the knife. It is one of the most impractical knife designs there is and is primarily used for entertainment and show reasons.
Yes it is elegal to carry switch blade butterfly and automatic knives any where in the usa . you could do it any way though but you should get a different knife.
Whether the question is asking about the State of Washington, or Washington, DC - the answer is the same for both. No, they are not legal. They fall under the classification of a 'gravity" or 'butterfly' knife which are unlawful.
As long as it is not concealed. If you wish to carry a butterfly knife concealed, you must have a Florida concealed weapons license or a concealed weapons license from a reciprocity state. Florida has very liberal knife laws, the only thing you can't carr period is a ballistic or self propelled knife. Per FS 790
I do not live in MA but since its only a trainer I'm almost sure its legal. They sell them on eBay so i doubt you will get in trouble for having one .
A butterfly knife can be purchased at most hardware stores in the country of India. The knife can also be purchased at many kiosks.
no there not illegal even text 242-242 for answers and there also not illegal because there not a gravity knife in some places yes it can be illegal but in newyork no it is not illegal unless its longer then 6" in newyork city there illegal up to 4" so if you just go to this website to find true facts you might want to look alittle harder on something that you research Question Are… Read More
They are the same thing it is just a different name for a butterfly knife, it is call balisong in the Philippines.
Perhaps other countries or look in martial arts magazines. Most places they are not legal for sale so is tough, but they are out there.
The Butterfly knife was invented in England by a man named William Morton. He studied knives and decided to design his own when he found there was no knife that efficiently completed the use he wanted.
no they're not They Are ILLEGAL in New York State. They are classified as a gravity knife which includes centrifugal force to open it. nys penal law 265.00 sub 5. Correction: Several court cases have ruled that a buttefly knife does not match the legal definition of a gravity knife, therefore they are legal: In People v Zuniga, 303 AD2d 773, 759 NYS2d 86 (2d Dept 2003), the Appellate Division held that possessing a "butterfly… Read More
Not 100% sure, but I've seen multiple places online say it is LEGAL as long as the blade doesnt exceed 4 inches.
Yes switchblade's are illegal in Colorado as is any knife that is assisted opening such as a gravity knife like the butterfly knife or is assisted with a spring or lever. This is not completely true. A knife that is "spring assisted" is legal as long as you have to have direct contact with the blade to open it (such as those that have a small nub on the back of the blade, or those… Read More
Yes, in some states like ND, they are. re; answer in some states the butter fly knife is illegal like in CA because they represent violince
What is the legal length of a knife can you carry in the state of Oklahoma? What is the legal length of a knife can you carry in the state of Oklahoma?
yes u can buy a butterfly knife if your in another country they will let you bring it back i would know because i own 3 butterfly knifes
u don't need a knife to hunt for a butterfly.
A difficult question answer because of the fact that the statutes of the various states describe them differently and give them different names (e.g.: butterfly knives - gravity knives - balisongs - etc). Your best course of action is to call your local law enforcement agency and simply asked if they are prohibited or not. Why would a butterfly be a knife geezer your a spas zebra they hgave butterfly knifes you doughnut
A butterfly can be used for self defence and for show I personally just enjoy flipping one.
butterfly knifes are illegal to carry and or own in new york..
For a concealed knife the legal limit is 5 inches.
A butterfly knife is a folding knife with two handles that swing freely from the base of the blade.The blade is constructed of three main piece's: two handles and the blade.when closed,the blade is covered completely,when opened,the two handles swing down to form a single handle to the knife. :)
it is legal to carry any knife length that folds into the handle.
WD-40 is a great lubricant/rust preventitive, to be used on a vast array of different things, including a sticky butterfly knife.
It is just like any other knife you have just got to learn how to flip and manipulate it
you have to draw it and cut it out
Only if you have it concealed.
Cutting your thumb open.
Yup you can buy them in any store that sells decent knives just make sure if you carry It on you its 3 inches or smaller any larger will be considered a deadly weapon
California Penal Code 653K defines pocket knives related terms: For the purposes of this section, "switchblade knife" means a knife having the appearance of a pocketknife and includes a spring-blade knife, snap-blade knife, gravity knife or any other similar type knife, the blade or blades of which are two or more inches in length and which can be released automatically by a flick of a button, pressure on the handle, flip of the wrist or… Read More
Butterfly knives are considered a switchblade under Texas law. A switchblade is a prohibited weapon, meaning that they are illegal to possess. Even if a company will mail you the knife, you can be prosecuted if you are caught with it.
There is no legal age limitations for owing a pocket knife in SC.
No. In Massachusetts, it is illegal to carry a switch blade or gravity knives (such as a butterfly knife) it is 100% legal to own them however. You can also carry knives if your a minor. Also there is no size limit, whether the knife is on your person or at home. But as clarification, a switchblade is a knife that has its blade that expends out of the front or side of the handle… Read More
In Oklahoma, the legal age to buy a knife is 18 years old. However, it is illegal for anyone under the age of 21 to carry a knife not made as a pocket knife.
It is legal for you to carry an assisted opening knife but not a switchblade. An assisted opening knife does not have a button but does have a spring, you slightly open the knife and then it opens the rest of the way for you.Remember it has to be under 5.5 inches.