“’Knife laws’ that impose restrictions on possession or carry are often expressed as absolute. Terms such as “any person” or “whoever” are used in statutes to designate the class of individuals to which the law will apply.” Learn about the exceptions in many knife laws in the article “Exceptionality” by attorney and knife expert Dan […]
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The American Knife & Tool Institute (AKTI) sincerely thanks member We Knife Co. for their recent tremendous support of the brand+AKTI Carry With Confidence brand. The giveaway began on October 17th for two weeks, and three very fortunate individuals received a knife from one of We Knife Co.’s three brands, CIVIVI, SENCUT, and WE Knife.
In 1869, Boker Treebrand began manufacturing high-quality knives at its site in Solingen, Germany. Since then, the Boker Group has succeeded in building an internationally recognized brand and an extensive trading business worldwide. Based on its brand promise of “tradition, passion, and handmade,” the Boker Group has enjoyed successful growth over the past 15 years. […]
“Thank you so much to American Knife & Tool Institute for your strong advocacy in getting this bill across the finish line.” Rep. Martin Causer (R-67)
AKTI has been at the forefront of efforts in Pennsylvania to remove the state’s prohibition on the manufacture, sale, and possession of automatic knives. We are pleased to report that today, the Senate passed HB 1929 with a bipartisan vote of 50 to 0! This vote is the culmination of extensive legislative efforts that also […]