Sounds like someone that is looking for free legal advice on the 'net.
They bit off more than they can chew and run with a sketchy crowd. Instead of parting ways they are trying to have their cake and eat it too and are afraid to jettison what they think are friends. Friends are few and far between and if they live long enough they will discover what I mean.
Each state will have their own laws regarding bullet resistant vest. It's best to consult a legal expert in your area to get an answer pertaining to such things.
As the allure of hunting big whitetails becomes more and more a passion for many, we are finding that the recent (historically speaking) popularity of hunting deer from a tree stand is becoming the way to do it. I'll make no statement either for or against that technique here. This will be simply an essay on what I feel are some outstanding rifles for tree stand use.
Before we go even one more step, let's all remember that safety is first and foremost for anyone wanting to hunt...