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Old 12-07-2018, 12:03 PM
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Originally Posted by Babale View Post
To respond to your actual point -- there are trained professionals whose job it is to respond to reports of suspicious activity. They are called police officers. If you (or, more likely, some asswipe like George Zimmerman) decides to take the law into his own hands, and ends up getting killed, that sounds like a personal problem. If you end up killing an innocent, you should got in jail.
That is correct. But self defense is a thing. So if you shoot someone who is beating you pretty good you might be doing the legal thing.

The problem with Florida’s law is that it can lead to a bad set of circumstances if two or more hot heads encounter each other.