Originally Posted by Gary Martin
yes, if you have a loaded magazine the weapon is classified as loaded. the only time this would not be true was if you were on a permision to shoot that you have been granted by the landowner.
No, it's still classified as loaded but having permission of the landowner to shoot over their private property is different and does not require a reasonable excuse. If you didn't have permission and it was private property it could be construed as armed trespass.
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