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Bill allowing owners, employees to defend businesses wins Oklahoma House panel approval

Patterned after Oklahoma’s Make My Day Law, House Bill 1439 would allow a business owner or employee to use deadly force against someone who has unlawfully and forcibly entered the building.

BY MICHAEL MCNUTT Published: February 15, 2011
A House panel unanimously approved a measure that would allow business owners, managers or employees to defend themselves when they have a reasonable fear they face death or great bodily harm.
Rep. Steve Vaughan,...
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