Indiana First State to Allow Citizens to Shoot Law Enforcement Officers

June 12, 2012 at 5:33 pm
Police officers in Indiana are upset over a new law allowing residents to use deadly force against public servants, including law enforcement officers, who unlawfully enter their homes. It was signed by Republican Governor Mitch Daniels in March.
The first of its kind in the United States, the law was adopted after the state Supreme Court went too far in one of its rulings last year, according to supporters. The case in question involved a man who assaulted an officer during a domestic violence call. The court ruled that there was “no right to reasonably resist unlawful entry by police officers.”
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  1. opar5 says:

    It’s easy enough to get a police uniform, badge, gun and cop-gear.    “No right to resist unlawful entry by police officers” sets up the citizenry to become passive for massive home invasions by disguised criminals.     Guess even judges aren’t exempt from the ancient wisdom of “you can’t fix stupid.”

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