if anyone wondered or does not know all of what was passed into law in Texas on sept.1,2008 here it is.

i like (f) the part about not retreating.

(f) For purposes of Subsection (a), in determining whether
an actor described by Subsection (e) reasonably believed that the
use of force was necessary, a finder of fact may not consider
whether the actor failed to retreat.

80(R) SB 378 - Introduced version - Bill Text