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Situational Awareness and Avoidance

Posted 07-09-2012 at 06:46 by RussP

These are pretty good...
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Anyone watch football? Those guys aren't wimps. When they go down, I'm having a hard time imagining them drawing a weapon from concealment under their shirts and effectively using it. I've been tackled twice in my life. Once by a gang of thugs and once being mugged late at night out for a sandwich. Why folks think they'll be able to draw and shoot while under such an attack is beyond me. Your attacker if it ever happens isn't likely to be some limp wristed fruit loop in drag
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Police arrest OC man in church

Posted 07-05-2012 at 19:19 by RussP

Good list of church shootings......
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A gun does not solve problems

Posted 06-12-2012 at 15:07 by RussP

Good words well said...
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A gun does not solve problems, any more than a wrench can fix your car.

A gun is a tool you can use to solve problems, just like a wrench can be used to fix your car.

If you do not know how to handle problems, whether violent crime or a broken-down car, no tool will help.
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In order to understand how things work in this country...

Posted 06-10-2012 at 07:12 by RussP

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Leaving a few bowls full. Bring your own beer.


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People in large part don't look at case law most of the time, (personal opinion), because the perspective is that it is a lot to look at. Indeed it is.

In order to understand how things work in this country, and in state governments you have to go beyond looking at written law to case law. Case law generally is the application of the written law as interpreted by the judiciary, which I think
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Police may handcuff you and you are not arrested...

Posted 06-07-2012 at 17:01 by RussP

Want some legal opinions on the topic...
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Please provide case law supporting your assertion that some how handcuffing a person makes them "under arrest" and not merely "detained." You imply that the police need to have probable cause to place a person in handcuffs.

I submit the following:

Terry v. Ohio, 392 U.S. 1 (1968)
Landmark case specifically establishing "reasonable, articulable suspicion" as the standard for investigatory stops.
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