Originally Posted by TennJed
...We can argue legalities till the cows come home, but when the crap hits the fan in real life I would not want my loved ones to risk it....
But the legalities are important.
One's goals in any potentially dangerous encounter are to (1) protect himself and his family; and (2) avoid going to jail. A major purpose of having these discussions here is to provide information that might help someone make decisions that will achieve both