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Shooting anyone is bodily harm and possession with a weapon if you don't kill them. If you kill them you will go to prison for either manslaughter or 2nd degree murder. It's not worth it. One person attacking another person without a reason is an offence and you can press charges against them. I'd g…
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Read the links below there is a lot of difference between the UK and US legal systems on what is allowed and assuming the spelling above which is American you might want to understand it before you launch into buying things. Items bizarrely enough which are often not illegal to sell in the UK but ma…
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u should make a very tight fist. 2 pull back ur arm to ur ribs. 3 flick ur hip forwards. 4 right towards the end of the puch tighten everthing (arms,abs,and chest)  where to punchaim 4 under the nose(it jolts all nerves in back of the head)solar plexis (very painful) pubic area/pubic bone (ve…
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I would personally suggest that you stick to the lighter bullets, 124gr or less. Most of the factory loads are excellent and would be good choices. Stick to a major manufacturer, there are lots of companies making hotter rounds, but for self defense you want a reliable round. Cor-Bon probably makes …
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Not all men do, but some are rude and disrespectful and do it just because they can because they find women weaker then them.
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Your instructor will teach them to you when you are ready. For an instructor to share these techniques with you requires a trust that you will not misuse them and hurt people inadvertently, nor teach them to others until you are properly trained and certified as both a Black Belt, and qualified Ins…
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As with any martial art, there are benefits to the practice of Capoeira. Some of the physical and health benefits include: Increased agilityImproved balance and coordinationIncreased flexibility and mobilityImproved muscle strengthCardio-vascular fitness helps overall health and well beingImproved r…
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Answer Please refer to the suggested web site for the specific informaion you need. Also, note that USSD have many branches in the USA. There may be one close to you!
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because flirting is fun men flirt but women shiouldnt be left out it's what keeps us going :/
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The Organization of American States (OAS). It also includes the United States and Canada, but most of its members are Latin American countries.
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Answer:No but it is okay to hurt them bad enough to get away from them, never should it be okay to kill a human by self-defense. They are a living being. Would you want to be killed by self-defense of someone else. I don't think do. Your family and friends would miss you. Think of a better way besid…
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Call the Police and tell them your situation. As the answer above states, it is VITAL that you report it to the police. Not only will it then be on record, but they can also give you good advice on safety. Also, never go anywhere alone, and change your daily routine and your normal routes of travel…
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Self defense typically teaches some skills to fight off an attacker. Martial Arts tends to teach a whole life philosophy, complete with fighting skills as well as learning patience and how to be a better person.
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No, the hand gestures are not viewed as a defense mechanism but communication mechanism. Some of the hand gestures that is viewed as a defense mechanism includes crossed arms with fists and arm crossed with thumbs.
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Self defense.Another View: Depending upon the 'familial connection' between the two parties, it very well could qualify as Domestic Violence.
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I'm not a lawyer but ,YES!! He invaded your space with a tone of hostility. That's Verbal assult which left you fearing for your safety. I believe that allows you to back him off with only three hits which left no real phyisical damage.
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Don't shoot to wound. If the situation has brought itself to you having to draw your weapon in self-defense then aim at the chest and pull the trigger. Don't question yourself because time counts when that barrel is pointed at them, you don't know what is going thru their head or what their next mov…
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The best self-defense is awareness of environment and avoidance. .. but if you need to prepare yourself for everyday reality, than get involved in: Krav Maga - KravMaga.com Odbrana - Odbrana.com Systema - RussianMartialArt.com
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Use the account recovery settings provided. They cannot change your email address so you can go forgotten password and you will more than likely be able to recover your account if you can provide your details inputted when you made the email account.
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Yes, depending on how many times the person stabbed the intruder, and if the intruder is dead because of the stabbing.
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Head to Borders bookstore and look around the Fitness section for a decent martial arts book. Pressure point diagrams are everywhere there. Now I will admit that I don't agree with every single pressure point diagram. But the obvious ones are hard to argue. (bridge of nose, temple, brachial plexus t…
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Tasers can be used when a person is a danger to themselves or others. They are an alternative to firearms, when the situation allows for it.
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Any of the three can be effective for self defense. Hapkido and Jujitsu are similar in some respects, and of course Judo was derived from Jujitsu.As a second degree black belt in judo I would say that either of the first two would be better because I believe they both involve learning to block strik…
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Sure, you can be arrested for murder, if the stabbed person dies. You can also be tried for murder. "Self Defense" is a legal defense to a criminal charge of murder. Self Defense is a defense to a criminal charge and in a criminal trial. It has nothing to do with being arrested.
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Any martial art that will keep you active will be a good help! Karate or Tae Kwon Do, Judo, Hapkido, Kung fu, all of them can be used for health, fitness and self defense. All martial arts are taught in stages and you can get fit slowly as you learn.
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The best women's self defense teacher I know goes by the name Raziq Shaikh and he is from Hyderabad. I have attended his classes for a month, 5 days a week and came to learn that he is more focused on practical street fighting techniques than focusing on tough-to-remember martial art techniques. A …
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Murder isn't considered self defense. They are two different things, two different words with different definitions. If you mean "killing," killing and murder aren't always the same thing. Murder is killing unjustly. Killing another person can sometimes be justified by law. If someone runs at you wi…
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Kick them straight in the nuts. That puts any man down ! Yes, a swift kick in the nuts works, but it also depends on the circumstance. If you are truly afraid for your life, punch them in the throat (not with a fist, with your knuckles curled on you fingers), if it is a simple schoolyard fight DON…
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They are very docile and friendly
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Laws vary by state, but generally if you fell your life or the lives of any of the occupants of the house are in danger you can use lethal force against the intruder. You are also of course permitted to use any level of force (within reason) to defend yourself against a non-lethal attack. Again laws…
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It depends on where you live. In the areas that they are legal, they often require a concealed weapons permit.
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A parry is when one fencer uses his/her blade to deflect the opponent's attack. It may then be followed by a counterattack called a riposte.
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Most martial arts are considered a male activity, however there is one martial art that was invented by a woman. It is called Wing Chun, and its probably the fastest, most skillful, and most effective for self defense. Most women will be concerned that they do not have much power behind their strik…
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The answer to this depends on your own circumstances. If you're out of the water (in a boat, on a pier, etc.) you can use a projectile weapon such as a gun or harpoon, or even an electrical weapon such as a taser. If you're fishing, reeling the shark in and keeping it out of the water will kill …
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Shot placement is the main thing. Any quality load that your weapons feeds with 100% reliability should be your first selection considertion
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First lets open with Exodus 21 (NKJV) The Law Concerning Violence 12 "He who strikes a man so that he dies shall surely be put to death. 13 However, if he did not lie in wait, but God delivered him into his hand, then I will appoint for you a place where he may flee. 14 "But if a man acts with pr…
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There are different levels of security guards and these are governed by state laws...Some guards are allowed to carry firearms such as pistols and/or shotguns and some are only allowed to carry pepper spray and/or tazer guns.This depends on the level of security that is needed such as the security g…
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No, police officers cannot decide self-defense. Their report of the incident may reflect what they learned or witnessed at the time of the offense but their only job is to enforce the law impartially. It is the Judge or a jury of peers who decides whether self-defense was legally warranted and/or us…
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Tasers cause pain in anyone who is touched with the discharged prongs.
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Section 30-2-7A NMSA 1978 provides that a homicide is justifiable when committed in the necessary defense of property. Although this statute has been a part of New Mexico law since 1907, the New Mexico appellate courts have never given the statute a broad interpretation. The New Mexico courts have c…
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The real answer is why would you NOT want to resist a groin attack?
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kick 'em in da nuts and run away! Running away helps -- no joke. If you have to fight, the barfight approach is to cause enough sudden pain to your adversary so that you put them into shock, but don't cause an injury that could kill them, permanently injure them or get you arrested. The scale is,…
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Actually Non-Lethal is the best way to go such as TASERS, stun guns, pepper spray, etc. I would not recommend a hand gun due to the after effects that it creates. Apart from the weapons you can learn tiquando or other techniques so that you can escape without wasting time in opening knives etc. Ad…
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They work similar to stun guns.
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Basically, no. Felons cannot legally own or possess firearms and that's the answer you should go with, however, here is the answer expounded upon slightly: Tennessee (and possibly other states) has a law that says if you have possession of a firearm when you aren't supposed to have it, but then have…
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The best way to paralyze an appendage (arms or legs) is the to jab them at the joint that connects them to their upper body. To temporarily paralyze someones arm is best to hit them on a certain nerve between their arm and shoulder. To do this, a person would have to rely on a great deal of knowledg…
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"Best" in an incredibly subjective term. The best gun for any purpose is one that meets YOUR needs. Normally, for self defense, the gun must be portable, concealable, and must fit your hands properly so you can shoot accurately. Then, there is the matter of caliber, and people will argue all day lon…
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While each case is unique, likely as not this is not an example of self-defense. The requirements of a self-defense plea are simple: the victims is being attacked, the victim legitimately believes he cannot escape and has no other recourse but to respond to his attacker with equal or greater force n…
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CAN they: yes. SHOULD they: it depends. In my opinion punching should be only used if you can't think of anything else. I think a self-defense shove or push would be better. Of course if she has a weapon than punching in 100% okay (if you don't go over board). PLEASE take time to read this paragr…
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Yes. Within reason. Using self defense does not always mean hitting or hitting back. There are times when hitting back are appropriate but never good. Self defense is more than physically fighting back. Blocking and avoidance are also part of self defense. You can be bullied by either gender and yo…
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Yes, tasers are painful.
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If you get pepper spray on your lips, it will feel like like your lips are burning. Wash your lips well, but gently, and then wipe gently with milk on a wash cloth or hold the wash cloth to your lips. The milk will help to "neutralize" the effect. An even better remedy if you have them on hand is ba…
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Absolutely not! Fleeing is a tacit admission of guilt. And - who determined that it was "self-defense?" That has to be decided in a court of law.
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I would talk about melee weapons first then ranged weapons. I'm not a blacksmith, but you can trust my ideas. Sickle Creating the Blade 1. You must have a furnace or a forge. Heat the metal (steel works well) to appropriate temperature. Heat for just enough time to be able to shape it easily. Tak…
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What is "best" is always a matter of opinion. The objective of a Martial Art in a street fight is first to survive, and then to prevail with minimal or no injury to one's self. Most systems of Martial Art contain elements that would be successful in street self defense, and could be used effectively…
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It is not acceptable to hit a woman for the reason that she is physically weaker than a man in most cases. This is due to evolution, man was the hunter and the stronger sex. Besides that, it is just plain wrong to hit a woman for no other reason than being angry at her. And actually, in every way p…
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A dog or baseball bat. Or, a small handgun in a small caliber, so as not to over penetrate through people or walls. Added: Ones mind is the primary self-defense tool. Use your ability to think, be aware, look, listen, and be familiar with common methods of attack. I would NOT recommend any weapon…
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The first line of self defense is (1) environmental awareness and (2) avoidance. Wherever you're at be aware of your surroundings, objects that could be used to aid you in self defense should the need arise, and avenues of escape, be aware of other people, take notice of their body language and gene…
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Bob Marley. he did it in self-defense. John Brown hated him for no discernible reason. Marley, representing the people, perhaps, tried to leave, the sheriff tried to stop him, and it was on. I don't know why he didn't shoot the deputy. Maybe to show a sense of justice.
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Ninjutsu was never a self defense art. It was a Japanese military profession for spying, intelligence gathering, infiltration, espionage, and assassination. Ninjas were members of a clan that you could not join, but were born into the family profession. The main advantages of ninjutsu were similar t…
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Answer 1 They succeeded to do so through the belief in the God holy book Qur'an that remained and will remain a single version without single word change opposite to other God holy books. Refer to questions below. Answer 2 If this question is about how the Muslim World could have resisted colonizati…
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Yes, they are very aggressive fighters. Their best tool for self defence is their tusk, normally two top and two bottom teeth that will grow large and protrude from the side of the mouth. I have seen some as sharp as knives
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The answer to what I think you're asking is, it depends on your local/state laws. For example, the state of Tennessee has a law that will protect you in most cases if it was self defense, even with a gun that you illegally possessed. I don't think most states have that law.
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No. NOT murder. But the Criminal Code of Canada states that any person can use deadly force only to prevent the death or grevious bodily harm to themselves or any other individual. What it comes down to is justifying your actions in court. It is the court that a person has to prove why they killed …
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Self defense is vague. Usually you or your family has to be in imminent danger. If this is the case, no, you will usually not go to jail. But, they still can sue you for damages in some states... Check your local laws. Whether or not one goes to jail for seriously hurting someone in self defense de…
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A good example might be the Free French Resistance Fighters during WW II. They were fighting for France's freedom from the Nazi's but the Germans considered them guerillas or terrorists.
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Check with your local police agency that uses 40 S&W
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It is usually charged as "MANSLAUGHTER" but the charge or its wording can vary according to the wording of the state statute.
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Avoiding bad situations. Beyond that, your best bet would probably be Krav Maga. It deals with simple, rapid, high-impact attacks, followed quickly by escape. You've got nothing to gain and plenty to lose by standing there slugging it out with some moron (who probably has friends waiting to jump in …
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Depends on what "inexpensive" means to you. Ruger, Tarus and S&W could all fill the bill.
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That is really an opinionated answer, mine would have to be Tang Soo Do, though. -I would say Tang Soo Do.... because Chuck Norris uses this style lol
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In Texas death!In Texas death!
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Any weapon you might want to use in a fight to defend yourself with. Countries that have them, even call their atomic bombs 'defense weapons'.
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the wolf will bite the attacker or prey until it has a good grip
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The Kershaw Blur has a 3 3/8" blade. Closed, the knife is 4.5" and open it is 7 7/8".
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No way! you could get arrested your self because he could press charges and by the way I have a 750 fps airsoft gun there are no laws on an airsoft gun fps
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The police advice in the UK is that you can use 'appropriate methods' to defend yourself and your property. You do not have to think hard about the appropriateness in the heat of the moment, but the force must not be excessive. In those terms, it is up to you to think whether it is good to carry a p…
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Yes they should, because their life may depend on it someday. Everyone should be taught to defend themselves. Young children at the ages of 9 (or even 5) should learn at least a little just in case.
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Only if your attacker is using lethal force or a weapon that can kill.
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Because the average response time for the police to arrive at the scene of a crime will usually allow them to find you dead or seriously injured. It's not their fault, just a fact.
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There are many types of knives, including drop point, clip point, Bowie, wharncliffe, hawkbill, spear, trailing point, and tanto. Go to the included link to read fuller descriptions and see examples.
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They ram their heads into the attacker, this works best in groups when the attacker is confused. Swimming away works too.
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Actually, this is a very good question. All women know how delicate the testicles are, and that squeezing them will render a man helpless with agony. The thing is though, unlike all other methods of Self-defence, it is virtually impossible to practice! Normal love-play doesn't prepare you for grabbi…
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1. Knives- any fixed blade that is under 5.5 inches, cannot be serrated; as of September 1, 2013, switchblades that are under 5.5 inches, cannot be serrated and cannot be a stilleto style (as stilleto is used for stabbing and not cutting). 2. Tasers3. With a Concealed Handgun License, a handgun of y…
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You know you are fighting someone bigger than you so when you get the chance run like HELL. and if you cant.... Kick him in the guts give him a black eye and then you will get the chance to run like HELL! The last contributor didn't seem to be helpful :/. I'll give it a shot. You need to know you…
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If you can prove that it was self-defence and didn't break any laws concerning the possession and use of the knife, yes. However if they die, you could be tried for manslaughter.
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Pepper spray is allowed. - ajax92 - http://www.3smf.com for free forums!
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In the USA, felony parolees are not permitted to carry any weapons of any kind, even for self-defense or hunting. Once they have successfully completed their parole, they might be permitted to have a weapon in their own home, depending on his/her State's laws and with the approval from his/her parol…
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Check out Ebay or Amazon (net shops) they have low prices. or just find a store (toy store ect) close to you
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