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Public Policy Bill Position Detail
Session: 2005-2006
Bill: HB4654
Sponsor: Casperson, Tom
Title: Eliminates Duty to Retreat Under Certain Circumstances

Crimes; other; duty to retreat before using deadly force in self-defense or defense of another; eliminate under certain circumstances. Amends 1927 PA 175 (MCL 760.1 - 777.69) by adding sec. 21c to ch. VIII.

Positions:

    State Bar of Michigan
    Actively oppose those provisions in HB 4654, HB 5142, HB 5143, and HB 5153 that would eliminate judicial discretion concerning the payment of fees and costs at the conclusion of trial : View Position PDF

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