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Posted on March 27, 2013
Today, the state House of Representatives undermined your inherent right to self-defense by passing House Bill 135 by a 189-184 vote. Introduced by state Representative Stephen Shurtleff (D- Merrimack 11), HB 135 will render law-abiding citizens defenseless victims by removing consequences for criminal activity.
HB 135 would repeal important self-defense provisions enacted in 2011, making the following changes to New Hampshire’s current self-defense laws:
Given the alarming passage of this bill in the state House, it is imperative that you contact your state Senator TODAY. Let your state Senator know that HB 135 is a step in the wrong direction for New Hampshire, and will put you and your loved ones at risk. Ask your state Senator whether they plan to vote for the rights of law-abiding citizens or criminals when this bill is considered by the state Senate.
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