Skip to comments.Republicans in Wisconsin Assembly pass self-defense bill in final legislative push
Posted on 11/01/2011 8:24:41 PM PDT by WOBBLY BOB
Under one proposal the Assembly passed Tuesday, homeowners acting in self-defense would be immune from criminal or civil liability of they kill someone who is unlawfully in their residence, vehicle or workplace. The bill requires a court to presume that the use of deadly force was necessary to prevent harm to the person being attacked or another person when the attack happens at the defender's home.
"The citizens of this state, they just want to feel secure in their homes," said the bill's sponsor Rep. Dean Kaufert, R-Neenah. "They just want the ability to protect themselves without the fear of civil liability."
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No wonder 'rats are so upset.
link would be good:
I like it.
All in all, it’s been a pretty good year for WI.
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