September 10, 2012
I am getting fucking tired of seeing police overstepping their bounds. It had me thinking, when can you defend yourself from the very people who are supposed to Serve and Protect? Back in March Indiana Republican Governor Mitch Daniels signed a law that allows citizens to use deadly force against police officers they think are illegally entering their homes.
Rep. Craig Fry, a Democrat, says the bill “is going to cause people to die and it’s too late after somebody dies for a jury to sort it out. Somebody’s going to die, whether it’s a police officer or an individual who thinks a police officer is entering their home unlawfully. People are going to die.”
Fry’s colleague, Democratic Rep. Linda Lawson, a former police captain, says the bill would create an “open season on law enforcement,” and it is opposed by “1,250 state police officers and 14,000 men and women in blue, brown and green.”
There have been three cases in the supreme court