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old mark Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-04-08 07:23 PM
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30. In the second case, nobody got shot or cut
and everybody walked away.

You have to do what you have to do to defend yourself and others in the situation.

evidently the officers gave the guy a chance to disarm, and he attacked them.
His choice.

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  -Police Fatally Shoot Man on South Side Indy Lurker  Sep-28-08 06:10 PM   #0 
  - Deadly force calls for deadly force.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Sep-28-08 11:40 PM   #1 
  - I disagree,  comtec   Sep-29-08 04:53 AM   #2 
     - The guy had a knife.  jeepnstein   Sep-29-08 07:35 AM   #3 
     - In the second case, nobody got shot or cut  old mark   Oct-04-08 07:23 PM   #30 
     - It's very easy to play Monday morning Quaterback...  Flyboy_451   Sep-29-08 08:20 AM   #4 
     - The way things are going Tasers ARE deadly force  MicaelS   Sep-29-08 11:42 AM   #6 
     - While there has been instances  Flyboy_451   Sep-29-08 12:22 PM   #8 
     - Consider this.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Sep-29-08 01:12 PM   #13 
     - I believe the Tuller Rule  AtheistCrusader   Sep-29-08 05:55 PM   #16 
        - I've heard both.  Fire_Medic_Dave   Sep-29-08 07:37 PM   #21 
           - Not so much deciding to fire...  AtheistCrusader   Sep-30-08 10:57 AM   #24 
     - The only person I would ask  AtheistCrusader   Sep-29-08 06:03 PM   #18 
  - The officer should have shot the knife out of the man's hand. That's how it's done in the movies and  jody   Sep-29-08 11:16 AM   #5 
  - truth mixed with something, anyhow  iverglas   Sep-29-08 06:17 PM   #19 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Oct-04-08 12:47 PM   #27 
  - Absolutely, jody - I have seen it with my own eyes -  old mark   Oct-04-08 07:18 PM   #29 
  - Let me Re-phrase  Indy Lurker   Sep-29-08 12:10 PM   #7 
  - Without having been there...  Flyboy_451   Sep-29-08 12:25 PM   #9 
  - Don't most taser guns  JonQ   Sep-29-08 12:46 PM   #11 
     - Tasers do indeed fire only one shot...  Flyboy_451   Sep-29-08 01:03 PM   #12 
     - Yeah  JonQ   Sep-29-08 01:22 PM   #14 
     - Varies by model  AtheistCrusader   Sep-29-08 06:01 PM   #17 
        - I am not aware of any Taser product that allows for multiple  Flyboy_451   Sep-30-08 11:40 AM   #25 
           - Couple options.  AtheistCrusader   Sep-30-08 01:48 PM   #26 
           - The original model...  57_TomCat   Oct-04-08 01:52 PM   #28 
  - Seems like this would have been a good  JonQ   Sep-29-08 12:43 PM   #10 
  - The presidential campaign keeps gun-grabbers from posting their opinion on what LEO should have  jody   Sep-29-08 04:25 PM   #15 
  - look what jody's missing  iverglas   Sep-29-08 06:20 PM   #20 
     - While not particularly accurate...  Flyboy_451   Sep-29-08 11:49 PM   #22 
        - so was the guy who told it to me ;)  iverglas   Sep-30-08 08:01 AM   #23 
  - disarming a knife wielding opponent  one-eyed fat man   Oct-06-08 07:29 PM   #31 

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