Tuesday, April 10, 2012

What's Wrong With The Castle Doctrine?

"I authored this legislation, generally known as the “Castle Doctrine.” The bill guarantees a person’s right to defend themselves in their own dwelling, vehicle, or place of business."
~Van Wanggaard
Legislative website

The Cops4Labor blog wrote an excellent essay yesterday on exactly what is wrong with the Castle Doctrine law from the perspective of a real law enforcement officer and former SWAT team member. 

It illustrates why Van Wanggaard is lying when he says the Castle Doctrine is about personal defense and how every member the the state legislature (including Democrats) should apologize for voting in favor of it. 

Please read it.