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HB 197 (2021)

Allow deadly force defending a person in a vehicle

Summary:

Allows the use of deadly force when a person is "likely to use any unlawful force in the commission of riot."  The House amended the bill to instead allow deadly force when a person is "likely to use any unlawful force in the commission of a felony against a person in a vehicle, dwelling or its curtilage."

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