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Monumental “Castle Doctrine” Package Heading to Governor’s Desk in Michigan!

Friday, June 30, 2006

 

Please Contact Governor Granholm Today!

On Thursday, June 29, the “Castle Doctrine” package comprised of HB 5142 by Representative Tom Casperson (R-108), HB 5143 by Representative Rick Jones (R-71), HB 5153 by Representative Leslie Mortimer (R-65),  HB 5548 by Representative Tim Moore (R-97), SB 1046 by Senator Alan Cropsey (R-33), as well as SB 1185, by Senator Ron Jelinek (R-21), passed overwhelmingly by the State Legislature and are en route to the desk of Governor Jennifer Granholm (D).

 

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.

 

Please contact Governor Granholm TODAY at (517) 373-3400 or (517) 335-7858 and urge her to support the “Castle Doctrine” legislation.

 

If you would like more information regarding “Castle Doctrine” legislation or other firearms issues and laws in Michigan and around the nation, please visit our website at www.NRAILA.org/.

 

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Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.