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17 April 2008

Columbus Dispatch (Ohio)

If a man's home is his castle, then that man has every right to shoot an intruder who would dare to break in. That's the gist of Senate Bill 184, the so-called Castle Doctrine. It presumes that a resident acted in self-defense if he or she used force against someone who unlawfully enters the person's home or occupied vehicle. Pushed by the National Rifle Association, the bill passed the Senate unanimously yesterday and now moves to the House. Sen. Stephen Buehrer,... (GunPolicy.org)

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