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Reasonable and Prudent Person

Joe Gilbert

Reasonable and Prudent Person

Understanding how all the legal elements and your training are examined to determine if  actions taken were reasonable. 

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Church Security Teams and Legal Liability When Faced With Active Killer Event.

Joe Gilbert

Church Security Teams and Legal Liability When Faced With Active Killer Event.

Church Security Team or Just Security Theater? Understanding the NEED for shooting skills, verifiable credible training and the LIABILITY faced if your security team is not competent. There is a big difference in liability between an individual response and a security team response. 

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Deadly vs. Non-Deadly Force.

Joe Gilbert

Deadly vs. Non-Deadly Force.

Understanding the difference between deadly and non-deadly force is critical. We (non-LEO) can only respond with the same level of force with which we are threatened. 

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Imminence - Required for legal claim of self-defense.

Joe Gilbert

Imminence - Required for legal claim of self-defense.

Imminence is one element needed to justify use of force in self-defense. Do you understand the "21-foot" rule?  

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Castle Doctrine

Joe Gilbert

Castle Doctrine

Understanding what "Castle Doctrine" does not allow.  We cover this and much more detail in our enhanced pistol courses.

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