Originally Posted by bgg556
So if I leave my handguns with a grind while I am out of town can he use my weapons to defend himself if someone breaks in? Sate colorado
Yes, even if his right to own a hand gun has been infringed.
If he is reasonably in fear of serious bodily injury or death to himself or a third party.
He could be 'persecuted' for having a weapon if the 'law' says he can't have one, but not for the use of the weapon if it was justified.