View Single Post
Old November 18, 2012, 02:17 PM   #100
jmorris
Senior Member
 
Join Date: November 22, 2006
Posts: 1,602
Quote:
...9) that the person who discharged the firearm had a reasonable fear of bodily injury...

Note the word "reasonable" again. It's an objective, reasonable person standard.
Seems like if she had killed the man the fact that a gun was "in play" and dead people can't tell their side of the story, with a decent lawyer she would be fine.

Officers of the law must have more wiggle room, they shoot unarmed people from time to time.
jmorris is offline  
 
Page generated in 0.04431 seconds with 7 queries