Originally Posted by Bill DeShivs:
You are one of the few that actually understands The FBI criteria stuff!
He very well might- if
he can guarantee that he will always face an unobstructed, perfectly static frontal presentation from an assailant that doesn't exceed that 6"- 9" standard.
On the other hand, most of us would do well to remember that we will likely have to shoot at an obstructed, relatively small, moving target.
I for one will not imagine that I can predict such things and will select a round (FMJ) that will afford me the ability through adequate penetration to address any number of contingencies.