Yesterday, Governor John Lynch vetoed Senate Bill 88, an important self-defense reform bill. This bill passed overwhelmingly in both chambers, passing in the state House by a 283 to 89 vote and in the state Senate by a 19 to 5 vote. Governor Lynch’s veto of SB 88 is a disappointment to gun owners and a disservice to all law-abiding citizens of the
Introduced by state Senator David Boutin (R-16), SB 88 contains much-needed self-defense reform by restoring an individual’s right to self-defense in
A veto override of SB 88 is expected to take place when the General Court reconvenes in September. Your NRA-ILA will continue to update you on any future actions concerning SB 88.