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(A) If resistance is offered a firefighter in the performance of his duties, he is justified in meeting force with force sufficient to overcome the resistance and perform his duties.
(B) A firefighter is justified in using force as a means of self- defense when he is assaulted by one or more persons of superior physical strength and then only to protect himself from injury.
(Ord. 310.1A, passed 11-6-81)