I thought this article was a great write up on both the legal and social issues at play in the Clearwater, FL Defense Gun Use that has captured much attention as a “Stand Your Ground” case.
The article, by Jon H. Gutmacher, Esq, addresses the fact that many people tend to ignore the difference between what is “legal” and what is “best”. The classic Should vs Could issue. If you hang your Tactical Hat on an overly simplified understanding of the laws governing the use of force, you could not only find yourself in legal jeopardy, you might kill someone that you didn’t need to with a false confidence about being “right”.
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