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VIDEO: Total Acquittal of Cleveland Officer Brelo in Shooting Trial

May 24th, 2015|0 Comments

This is a case in which two alcohol- and cocaine-riddled low-level dirtbags were reported to have fired a gun at police, then led 62–that’s SIXTY-TWO–Cleveland PD patrol cars on a night-time 22-mile, 100mph chase through urban Cleveland, until they were […]



May 23rd, 2015|Comments Off

Hey folks,

I came across this fantastic video yesterday, in which a fellow who goes by the handle of TWANGnBang on YouTube, Twitter (@TWANGnBANG), Facebook, and likely elsewhere, tells a personal story of a defensive gun use (DGU).

Full disclosure, I’d never heard […]

  • LM30 home invasion pic

UPDATED: VIDEO: Shooter Ready? Homeowner LIGHTS UP Home Invaders

May 22nd, 2015|2 Comments

UPDATED (5/22/15): I’ve new information on this event, from Western Journalism:
According to media coverage near the Uberlândia, Brazil, neighborhood in which the ordeal took place, three men followed their victims as they returned home, entering through the garage. The male […]

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Weekly Law Report: 2015 #21

May 19th, 2015|0 Comments

Here’s the newest Law of Self Defense Weekly Law Report: 2015 #21, covering the week from May 11 through May 15, 2015, with new self-defense cases from CA, FL, IN, OH, PA and TX.

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Andrew F. Branca, Esq., is the foremost expert in U.S. self defense law across all 50 states, whose expertise has been used by the the Wall Street Journal, the Chicago Tribune, NPR, numerous other media organizations, as well as many private, state and federal agencies. He is a Massachusetts lawyer, Life Member of the National Rifle Association (NRA), and Adjunct Instructor on the Law of Self Defense at the SigSauer Academy in Epping, NH. He regularly lectures and speaks throughout the country on how to protect yourself against both an attack and the legal machine after.

Andrew is a multi-division Master-class competitor in IDPA and an NRA-certified firearms instructor. He holds or has held concealed carry permits for Massachusetts, Connecticut, Rhode Island, New Hampshire, Maine, Pennsylvania, Florida, Utah, Virginia, and other states.