Can Use Of Illegally Carried Gun Harm Claim Of Self-Defense? LOSD Question of the Week
If a gun carried illegally is used in valid self-defense, does the illegal carry have a bearing on the claim of self-defense???More
LOSD Question of the Week: Should I Really ‘Say Nothing’ To Police Without My Lawyer?
Sure, you have a Constitutional right to remain silent, and once you’ve asserted that right your silence cannot be used against you. Rarely mentioned, however,More
Law Of Self Defense Q&A: With No Safe Retreat, What Actions Are My Best Legal Defense
If I’m somewhere that I have a duty to retreat, but no safe avenue of retreat is possible, what actions can I take to putMore
Understanding Mixed Verdicts in ‘Loud Music’ Murder Trial – Law of Self Defense Question of the Week
This week’s Law of Self Defense: Question of the Week comes from, I’m afraid, from just about everybody. What’ the heck happened with the verdictMore
Will Prior Training In Firearms Be Held Against You After A Self Defense Event?
This question actually comes in a million flavors. Among the most common I hear is “will taking a tactical shooting class be held againstMore
Reporting Self Defense with a Gun To Law Enforcement
What’s your opinion on reporting to law enforcement when drawing your weapon to fend off an attack without witnesses? Any downside???More
Much Confusion Around Both Stand-Your-Ground & Castle Doctrine
Much of the confusion stems from the fact that although both of these terms have a narrow, technically-correct meaning they have also been commonly usedMore
Legal Issues Around Weapon Retention: Law of Self Defense Question of the Week
I’m clumsy with my little gun, keep it with me at home, but worry that carrying it an attacker would take it???More