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If I Am In My Home, Can I Use Deadly Force To Defend Against An Intruder?

Yes.  If an intruder trespasses in your home or vehicle, you are entitled to use deadly force against them.  As your home or vehicle is private property, you have the right to defend yourself against an intruder.

If you would like to speak to someone about your legal rights with regard to personal property or personal protection, contact the Dayton Criminal Lawyers with Mulligan & Associates at 937-228-9790 for a free consultation.