Do citizens have the right to use Taser guns?

Answer On One Hand: Self-Defense TacticsCivilians have an affirmative right of defending their own lives. This right may entitle the use of weapon, such as a Taser gun, for acts of self-defense. Citizens ... Read More »

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Why are taser guns not safe?

Taser use has killed more than 150 Americans since 2005, according to Amnesty International. Countless other injuries have occurred from what the U.S. government calls the "non-lethal" alternative.... Read More »

What are taser guns?

A Taser gun is a weapon that uses an electrical current to disrupt a person's muscle movement. Tasers are used by police departments to subdue suspects and by people who are attempting to fend off ... Read More »

Are taser guns illegal?

On One Hand: Not in Most StatesMost states allow civilians to carry a taser gun without any restrictions as to their use or where they may be carried. Other states may allow you to own and carry an... Read More »

Are Taser guns legal in CT?

As of May 2010, Tasers or stun guns are legal only in a resident's home in Connecticut; however, a bill has been proposed to allow the use and carry of stun guns by Connecticut residents outside of... Read More »