Armed for an Amicable Settlement

December 15, 2011

  • 406 Weapons
  • 406IV Offenses
  • 406IV(C) Possession, Use, Carrying, or Personal Transport
  • 406k198 Defenses in General; Justification or Excuse
  • 406k202 k. Self-protection or Necessity.

406 WeaponsAn accused has right to arm himself to seek out one with whom he has difficulty, in an attempt to amicably settle the dispute.
Cleveland v. State, 700 S.W.2d 761 (Tex. App. 1985)
Suggested by Jim Gluesing, Principal Attorney Editor, Westlaw