A recent case about this is about the student Gaston Mansilla Yupanqui. He was being mugged by two attackers with switchblades and defended himself with a .38 caliber pistol. One of the attackers died after being shot. Mansilla ended up arrested and in the same jail as his other attacker. Should he have let the … Continue reading There’s a law of Proportionality in Peru that determines you can’t defend with a bigger weapon than your attacker in case of self defence
It was known as the "False Positive" scandal. A study claims that more than 10 thousand innocent people were killed between 2002 and 2010.
One notorious case is when Stephen Paddock used the sign in his hotel room while preparing and executing the 2017 Las Vegas shooting.
In 2004, Nathan Gale jumped on stage a shot Darrel 5 times in the head. The main reason is still unknown as Gale was shot by a policeman while holding the drum technician hostage.
In this letter, sent in 1888, he warned he will clip the ears of his next victim, which actually happened just a few days later, eliminating the suspicion that it could be a hoax by a journalist.