Originally Posted by vwimports
You both make very good points. The truth is I am willing and able to use my gun with the intent to kill. I would never let anything or anyone harm me or my family. It's just if I had a choice (and I relize I won't) I would prefer not to kill someone and have to go through the legal system and worry about proving self defense etc.
Unless you live in a red state with "Castle Doctrine" law, you will
find yourself a victim of the legal system no matter what you do if it involves a firearm. The question you have to ask yourself is "Do I want to also face a civil trial after the criminal trial?" Too many people who felt like you found themselves financially and emotionally destitute after long drawn-out civil trials that were decided in favor of the "criminal" . Dead men can't sue!
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Last edited by RL357Mag; 04-02-2009 at 02:35 PM.