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# self-defence

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Man involved in fight with A$AP Rocky avoids charges, as prosecutors say he acted in self defence
The fight between two men and A$AP Rocky in Stockholm on 30 June led to the 3 July arrest of the rapper.
Man, 70, found not guilty of murdering his partner of 36 years in Rathmines self-defence case
Des Duffy told the trial that he was acting in self-defence when he pushed against Dessie Sullivan’s neck on 23 May 2016.
Conor McGregor's coach is offering free self-defence classes to women in light of recent events
‘We need to give women a fighting chance.’
Vince Vaughn: Guns in schools would help stop school shootings
The actor told GQ that mass shootings only happen in schools that are defenceless.
Protecting yourself with pepper spray is illegal and that's not changing
The minister says protecting citizens is the job of the gardai.