Is Self-Defense Homicide?

Under what legal circumstances can you pull the trigger in self-defense?

If you kill someone in self-defense, are you guilty of homicide? Well, yes, technically speaking, but we’ll get into that more in a minute. You know as well as I do that lawyers get paid by the page, so any discussion of the legal issues surrounding a self-defense incident could break the internet. We just […]

Pennsylvania Castle Doctrine Bill At Risk Due To Shortage Of Castles

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York, PA – Close on the heels of a Pennsylvania House 161-35 vote, the state’s new Castle Doctrine Bill is already at risk of failure. Not due to Governor Ed Rendell’s threat of veto, but from a more insurmountable hurdle – a severe shortage of qualified castles in the state. According to unnamed authorities, the […]