776.012 Use of force in defense of person.—A person is justified in using force, except deadly force, against another when and to the extent that the person reasonably believes that such conduct is necessary to defend himself or herself or another against the other’s imminent use of unlawful force. However, a person is justified in the use of deadly force and does not have a duty to retreat if:
- Thursday , // 20%Partly CloudyChance of a morning shower. Cloudy early with peeks of sunshine expected late. High near 65F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph.Friday , // 0%ClearA mainly sunny sky. High 61F. Winds NNW at 10 to 15 mph.Saturday , // 0%ClearMostly sunny skies. High 69F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph.
Recent News and More
Areas of Practice