Bonc_CHL wrote:Funny how the BIL's seem to get drawn on more than most, I had a similar situation with my ex-BIL, he had a key and twice that i can recall he came in while I was in the shower and I heard noise so I came out with my weapon drawn, during one of those encounters he did not realize it was me at first and he went to draw on me when he saw a gun pointed his direction.
blackdog8200 wrote:,Based on the current Zimmerman murder trial, I think it is prudent to concider anything one might post in this forum will be trotted out for the jury, broadcast on CNN etal and colored to make one look guilty (of something) God forbid one need to ever use deadly force as a last resort, in the future.
Just calling 911 to report activity in your neighborhood is being painted as at "pattern" of behavior that suggests one is "fed up and willing to take matters into his own hands." The old if you see something say something might just be used against you.
.....my foil hat is around here somewhere lol
IANAL.....but I watch them on TV
RottenApple wrote:I've unholstered 3 times but place my hand upon my firearm (without drawing) every time I go to answer the door. 2 of the unholsterings (is that even a word? ) were at my home.
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As for just placing my hand on my gun, every time I go to answer my door I do so. That way, should it be something bad, I'm faster at the draw. If everything is kosher, I just drop my hand and the person at the door is none the wiser.
Interesting side-story to that though. One day, about 10am or so, there was a knock at my door. I went to answer, asked who it was, and it was the local police. I still had my hand on my gun when I opened it, saw it really was the cops, and dropped my hand. The officer wanted to let me know that someone had egged my van out front. So we went, looked at it, filed a report, and talked for a few. Before she left, she asked me if I carried. I told her yes, and she said that was smart how I answered the door. She's the only one who has ever noticed that I keep my hand on my gun when answering the door.
chuck j wrote:Went thru commercial drive thru at the bank to get store change last year .!
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