What Is a Legal Knife?

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A legal knife is a folding pocket knife with a blade and one that does not exceed more than 3 inches. In the UK, it is illegal for a person to carry any article with a blade or with a sharp edge without lawful authority. It is also unlawful for anyone under the age of eighteen years old to carry a knife blade, a knife and axe, or a razor blade in public.
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There doesn't appear to be any maximum length. The only laws I find that are relevant to knives are that possession of automatics and possession of any knife on school property are
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Not Legal Advice:It may vary per state. In CA, knives with a blade of 2.5in or longer cannot legally be possessed in a public place. Age should be 18 above.
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In Minnesota a knife's blade must be no longer than three inches.
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There are many countries where there no restrictions on the possession or carrying of any types of knives but not to carry one openly in public places such as streets or public buildings
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