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Britain To Sort Of Get Castle Law

Justice Secretary Ken Clarke: "It is quite obvious that people are entitled to use whatever force is necessary to protect themselves and their homes"

In the United States there is a legal doctrine based on English Common Law called Defense of Habitation Law or Castle Law, which essentially acknowledges the individual’s right to regard their home, car and work premises as a “place of safety”.

Castle Law gives the individual the right to use whatever force necessary to “defend” his “place of safety” and any person legally inside it.

Now at last in Britain people are going to be able to take action against the scum that break into people’s homes and businesses: Read the rest of this entry