Is Killing an Active Shooter Legally Justified?

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With all the shootings of late and the potential for gun violence, would killing an active shooter get an average citizen into trouble with the law? by C J Oakes, December 1, 2016. Just this morning, a hostage situation took Read More …

Shots Fired in Amarillo, Texas Wal-Mart, One Dead

black Image of scales on white background with the words, "calibrate the scales" overlaid. As with any set of scales, the scales of justice must, from time to time, be recalibrated. Total balance is never achieved, but all in the criminal justice and legal systems must strive for it as much as possible.

In the wake of the terrible mass shooting at a gay nightclub in Orlando, Florida, another gunman in Amarillo, Texas took hostages inside a Wal-mart Supercenter store on Tuesday, June 14, 2016. Normally, a situation such as started around 11am Read More …