Rick Hagen presents thoughts and legal analysis regarding the use of force and deadly force in defense of oneself or others. With recent outbreaks of violence and terror, many Texans are concerned about safety and are carrying firearms to protect themselves and others from danger. Rick will talk about the law regarding firearms and what happens when a threat needs to be neutralized.
Firearms and the defense of yourself and others when there is an imminent threat:
- Texas gun laws generally for carrying and securing the safety of yourself and others;
- What happens when you feel it necessary to use your gun to neutralize a threat;
- Police investigations and independent investigations as to exactly what happened;
- How to be the most aware of your surroundings and judging situations appropriately.
Board certified in Criminal Law, Rick Hagen, joined the Jackson and Hagen law firm in 1993, after first working as a briefing attorney on the Texas Court of Criminal Appeals and then serving two years as a felony prosecutor. Rick Hagen started with Jackson and Hagen as a law partner with Hal Jackson, the legendary lawyer, World War II hero and former State Representative from Denton. For over 25 years, Rick Hagen has defended the Constitution and individuals. Rick is an alumni of Austin College and the University of Oklahoma School of Law.Tags: defense of others, imminent threat, independent investigations, Jackson and Hagen, police investigations, Rick Hagen, self defense, Texas criminal defense lawyer, Texas gun laws