5 Things About Self-Defense Law All Martial Artists Need to Know
Posted: August 17, 2018
As martial artists, we train in a discipline that is primarily concerned with bettering and protecting ourselves. We also understand that protecting ourselves doesn’t end in the studio. It is important for every martial artist to understand the legal consequences if they ever have to use their skills to defend themselves.Are a martial artist’s hands deadly weapons?
We're going to do our part to debunk one of the most outlandish beliefs in martial arts lore. Since there is no government agency tasked with overseeing the registration of martial artists, we can quickly dispel this myth. Regardless of your training, any force that is capable of killing can be considered deadly force in the eyes of the law.