Equipped To Survive Equipped To Survive® Presents
The Survival Forum
Where do you want to go on ETS?

Page 6 of 6 < 1 2 3 4 5 6
Topic Options
#94886 - 05/17/07 03:55 AM Re: More anti-self defense silliness from Scotland [Re: Blast]
wildman800 Offline
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 11/09/06
Posts: 2813
Loc: La-USA
I want/will settle for either Wales or Cornwall. We will need a bagpiper though to get the blood flowing!!!
_________________________
QMC, USCG (Ret)
The best luck is what you make yourself!

Top
#94888 - 05/17/07 04:08 AM Re: More anti-self defense silliness from Scotland [Re: NightHiker]
7point82 Offline
Addict

Registered: 11/24/05
Posts: 478
Loc: Oklahoma

It's definitely better than most. The part at the end is extremely important and not to be under appreciated either...

F. A person who uses force as permitted pursuant to the provisions of subsections B and D of this section [color:#FF0000]is justified in using such force and is immune from criminal prosecution and civil action for the use of such force. As used in this subsection, the term “criminal prosecution” includes arresting, detaining in custody, and charging or prosecuting the defendant.[/color]

Long story short; if you are justified legally in using deadly force you are IMMUNE to any civil action. This does away with the possibility of the relatives of the deceased suing for loss of income/earning potential, etc.
_________________________
"There is not a man of us who does not at times need a helping hand to be stretched out to him, and then shame upon him who will not stretch out the helping hand to his brother." -Theodore Roosevelt

Top
#94889 - 05/17/07 04:11 AM just silliness from America [Re: Blast]
ironraven Offline
Cranky Geek
Carpal Tunnel

Registered: 09/08/05
Posts: 4642
Loc: Vermont
Us vs great big alien worms. I've got the GURPS setting book for it, but I'd never found the original books locally. I should put that on my list the next time I go through the used book stores over Matt26's way.

You should check out the Fuzzy books- Piper's stuff was pretty adult for the day, but now it's fairly tame. They put out a combined edition about ten years ago, you can find them used for under ten bucks and it should be adaptable into a bed time book when DD1 is a few years older. And the third in the trilogy is great from a survival perspective- EDC, hardcore survival situation, primative bushcraft, signalling, et al.



Edited by ironraven (05/17/07 04:15 AM)
Edit Reason: should change the title if we are this far off topic
_________________________
-IronRaven

When a man dare not speak without malice for fear of giving insult, that is when truth starts to die. Truth is the truest freedom.

Top
Page 6 of 6 < 1 2 3 4 5 6



Moderator:  Alan_Romania, Blast, chaosmagnet, cliff 
February
Su M Tu W Th F Sa
1 2
3 4 5 6 7 8 9
10 11 12 13 14 15 16
17 18 19 20 21 22 23
24 25 26 27 28
Who's Online
1 registered (NAro), 262 Guests and 6 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Newest Members
MountainDweller13, stevesmartlo, Kreese, Nova, jackmiller
5271 Registered Users
Newest Posts
The urban '10 essentials'
by chaosmagnet
12:59 AM
Long term light (>24 hours)
by hikermor
05:29 PM
Long Rain Coat
by Hanscom
05:22 PM
It's cold outside!
by hikermor
02/15/19 07:09 PM
Updated Every Day Carry (EDC)
by hikermor
02/10/19 11:02 PM
Survival then and now - Cutting Remarks
by hikermor
02/09/19 04:50 PM
The Very Useful car blanket
by TeacherRO
02/08/19 07:23 PM
Best use of time, money
by TeacherRO
02/08/19 07:22 PM
Newest Images
Tiny knife / wrench
Handmade knives
2"x2" Glass Signal Mirror, Retroreflective Mesh
Trade School Tool Kit
My Pocket Kit
Glossary
Test

WARNING & DISCLAIMER: SELECT AND USE OUTDOORS AND SURVIVAL EQUIPMENT, SUPPLIES AND TECHNIQUES AT YOUR OWN RISK. Information posted on this forum is not reviewed for accuracy and may not be reliable, use at your own risk. Please review the full WARNING & DISCLAIMER about information on this site.