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Category: The Law of Self Defense

The Law of Self Defense

Case Of The Week with Andrew Branca-August 15th, 2018

This week’s Case of the Week is inspired by the so-called “documentary,” Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story,...

The Law of Self Defense

Case Of The Week with Andrew Branca-August 8th, 2018

With the “documentary” Rest in Power: The Trayvon Martin Story by Jay Z in the news, I though it worthwhile to make...

The Law of Self Defense

Case Of The Week with Andrew Branca-July 25th, 2018

This case of the week is about a Florida shooting last week often called “the handicap parking spot shooting.” In...

The Law of Self Defense

Case Of The Week with Andrew Branca-“A Self-Defense Cascade of Failure”

I’m often asked to describe the most common way people screw up their self-defense claim. The truth is there isn’t...

The Law of Self Defense

Case Of The Week with Andrew Branca- The Restaurant Attack

This case of the week involves a vicious bare-handed attack in the back of a Milwaukee restaurant that was stopped by...

The Law of Self Defense

Case Of The Week with Andrew Branca- When The Defender Becomes The Aggressor

This week’s case is a recent criminal trial sentencing out of Connecticut that purportedly involves principles of...