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'Castle doctrine' at work

Posted By on Mon, Oct 6, 2008 at 8:47 AM

Morning News has details about the 75-year-old Rogers woman charged with killing her husband. Police information makes it clear that she used a pistol stored in a nightstand (home protection, right?) to kill him while he slept. Her life was intolerable, she told the cops. One of them had to go. He wanted to have sex. She didn't. Another account this morning indicated she also was tired of cooking.

Justifiable homicide?

(Yes, of course. Both had been drinking.)

 

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