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Tuesday, June 25, 2013

Women are learning how to stand up to danger; see an expert in action

Py Bateman, a national pioneer in women's self-defense training, fought off an attacker with a knife inside her Madison Valley home in 1984. The battle for her life started on the porch of her home, seen behind. She lives there still, without fear.