Right to Self-Defense and Defense of Others

An individual can, when presented with a credible and immediate threat that another individual or set of individuals will commit a biological crime against himself or another individual, legally defend himself and/or other would-be victims, through any and all means available to him, with the corollary that his actions must not exceed in injury to the perpetrators that which, under the circumstances, can have resulted from a good-faith effort to use minimal force.   Nonetheless, the defender is not guilty of any wrongdoing even if despite his best effort to use the minimum force likely to bring the crisis to abatement, the perpetrator(s) are seriously injured or killed. Robbery is a violent, and therefore biological, crime.

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