Episode 018 — Massad Ayoob

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by Admin on December 24, 2013


Join us as Casey talks with Massad Ayoob of the Massad Ayoob Group.

MAssad Ayoob Group





Massad Ayoob’s Bio – A long history and life study:

Firearms Instructor

Expert Witness for Firearms in Court – Your Career Under a Microscope

Panteao Productions Instructor

Massad Ayoob Group

  • Creation
  • Training Courses
  • Model of Instructor Development
  • Classes are ALWAYS about the student

Focus on Legal Aspects of Firearms

  • Realistic
  • The most Righteous Shooting will still be a long process of investigation, a homicide investigation.
  • Most train on the shooting stuff but not what happens after.
  • Affirmative Defense – Higher Standard of Proof.
  • Zimmerman Case
  • CA Police Officer shoots Kid with Toy AK

Questions from Listeners

What considerations (if any) should be taken with gun, gear, modifications, etc. for the legal aftermath of a shoot?

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  • If the other side has no case, they must fabricate and attack.
  • Do you want to explain a Punisher logo on your your gun in court?
  • The role certain firearms & parts.
  • Firearms company policy may play a role
  • Trigger Mods (3.5 disconnector, etc.)
  • State of Florida v. Luis Alvarez

What is the most common mistake you have to correct during your firearms training and how do you correct it?

  • Violating “Rule 3”
  • Fingers Prematurely on Triggers
  • Media violates it all the time
  • Most broken safety rule
  • Law Enforcement officer study

Personal Defense TV and Panteao Productions

Massad’s Publications:


  • Stressfire Volume III: Rifle
  • LFI Handgun Safety
  • Physio-Psychological Aspects of Violent Encounters
  • Post Shooting Trauma
  • Judicious Use of Deadly Force


Panteao Productions Videos

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Upcoming Events for 2014




Massad Ayoob Group

Armed Citizens’ Legal Defense Network, Inc

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Gun Rights Radio Network



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