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Wisconsin: Castle Doctrine Bill Needs Your Help

Wednesday, April 21, 2010

Time is running out!

There are just two days left in the Wisconsin legislative session and Assembly Bill 193 (Castle Doctrine legislation) is still awaiting action in the Senate.  Citizens of the Badger State need to contact their State Senator TODAY and urge him or her to ask leadership to schedule AB193 for a vote. 

The Assembly passed its version of AB193 last week by a considerable margin.  The Senate can take up the Assembly version and pass it on Thursday, April 22, which would send the bill directly to the governor for his consideration.  Without a clear statute describing what your self-defense rights are, individuals are subject to the whims of law enforcement and judges who may or may not interpret a situation correctly. 

Please contact your State Senator right away and ask them make sure AB193 comes up for a vote this session!  To contact your State Senator click here

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