Your Help Is Needed!
This week the House Judiciary Committee passed HB 5142, sponsored by Representative Tom Casperson (R-108), HB 5143, sponsored by Representative Rick Jones (R-71), HB 5153, sponsored by Representative Leslie Mortimer (R-65), and HB 5548, sponsored by Representative Tim Moore (R-97), which make up the important “Castle Doctrine” package.
This legislative package will help the citizens of Michigan by clarifying the rights and duties of self-defense and the defense of others within ones home and/or occupied vehicle and provide immunity from civil liability for self-defense actions.
The “Castle Doctrine” package is scheduled to be heard by the full House on
Tuesday, April 25.
Please contact your State Representative and ask him or her to support
HB 5142, HB5143, HB 5153, and HB 5548
as passed by the House Judiciary Committee.
The general phone number to the House of Representatives is (517) 373-0135.
If you need help identifying your State Representative please use the