Answer one of the following two issues by writing a 300-400 word essay on your selected topic.
What is your opinion on the Battered Woman Defense? If you were proposing legislation how would you word the acceptable defense. Make it clear when a person could use deadly force legally. It must be clear so that in that same sex marriages, partners could or could not use the defense.
2. In Texas a citizen cannot use force against a police officer illegally arresting them. However that said, a citizen in Texas, can use force to resist arrest, (both legal and illegal arrest), if the officer uses unreasonable force to effect the arrest. Write an essay on-“What would be your guiding principles in developing a class on “when you must cooperate” and “when you can resist”? Your class must be clear to all who take your class.