Everything You Need to Know About the Law on Self Defense.

“He hit me first!”

From the time we were small children we intuited that defending yourself was a legitimate justification for violent action against another person. Although, technically, “he hit me first” isn’t self-defense. It’s revenge. In the future, I’d go with “He started it!”.

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Daylin Leach

Daylin Leach

Long-time state House and Senate member, author of PA’s Medical Marijuana law, also creator of “shit-gibbon!” Comedian, professor, father of 2 awesome children!