“Defending” Your Self Defense Case in Colorado
By H. Michael Steinberg Colorado Criminal Defense Lawyer
Introduction to Colorado Self Defense Law
One of the most misunderstood defenses to a charge of, for example, assault, is the affirmative defense of self-defense. While many online sources address the defense itself, there has been very little written about the ways that the defense of self-defense can “unwind” at trial resulting in the “disqualification” of the defense.