Originally Posted by JohnKSa
Come on. Are you saying that anyone who has ever been charged or gone to trial is a murderer or manslaughterer?...
That would be ridiculous. Your 'reformatting' of what I stated above changes neither the meaning or the truth of it.
What is ridiculous, however, is insinuating that anyone who acts in self defense is likely to have to claim self-defense 'at trial'; as if criminal charges are sure to follow.