no chance in shell that this county will issue me a CCW so i've never investigated. i believe there is a forum here at calguns dedicated to the topic. and i think some of the recent threads ended up with suggestions here in the LF. and renting is never a bad idea!
"Her hands, her comfort, her confidence, her choice.", Mr K re buy a gun for a woman.
Gun Control: "The theory that a woman found dead in an alley, raped and strangled with her own pantyhose, is somehow morally superior to a woman explaining to police how her attacker got that fatal bullet wound."-- as seen on a t-shirt