Jim Keenan: a civil suit is still a possibility
Not in GA (supposedly).
A person who is justified in threatening or using force against another under the provisions of Code Section 16-3-21 or 16-3-23, relating to the use of force in defense of self or others or defense of a habitation, respectively, shall not be held liable in any civil action brought as a result of the threat or use of such force."
Here's the entire page:
And if you are really and truly justified that's how it should
Cpl Williams, Evan T. USMC, 08FEB2010 ~
D Co, 4th CEB, Engineers UP!! OEF 21JUN-20SEP2011
REV. 19:11 And I saw heaven opened, and behold a white horse; and he that sat upon him was called Faithful and True, and in righteousness he doth judge and make war.