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A castle doctrine, also known as a castle law or a defense of habitation law, is a legal doctrine .... The term "make my day law" came to be used in the United States in about 1985 when Colorado passed a law that shielded people from any  ...

www.denverpost.com/2017/01/31/colorado-make-my-day-law

Jan 31, 2017 ... The state was one of the first to enact Make My Day legislation in 1985, giving homeowners immunity if they shoot and kill intruders. Under the ...

www.colorado-violent-assault-crimes-criminal-lawyer.com/colorado-criminal-self-defense-law-make-my-day-law-not-a-stand-your-ground-law

While Colorado passed a Make My Day home defense law in 1985, it has not yet gone so far as to pass that most expansive form of self defense law - the Stand ...

www.propublica.org/article/the-23-states-that-have-sweeping-self-defense-laws-just-like-floridas

Mar 22, 2012 ... "Stand Your Ground," "Shoot First," "Make My Day" -- state laws asserting an expansive right to self-defense -- have come into focus after last ...

www.theatlantic.com/national/archive/2012/03/23-other-states-have-stand-your-ground-laws-too/330234

Mar 22, 2012 ... "Stand Your Ground," "Shoot First," "Make My Day" state laws—asserting an expansive right to self-defense—have come into focus after last ...

www.westword.com/news/floridas-stand-your-ground-vs-colorados-make-my-day-a-primer-in-self-defense-law-5879025

Jul 15, 2013 ... But there's a world of difference between Colorado's 28-year-old home- protection statute, commonly known as the "Make My Day" law, and ...

legalbeagle.com/6573279-colorado-make-day-law.html

The "Make My Day" law in Colorado allows homeowners or occupants to use deadly force against individuals who enter their dwellings unlawfully. The law is ...

www.usnews.com/news/best-states/colorado/articles/2017-06-15/colorado-servicemans-trial-challenges-make-my-day-law

Jun 15, 2017 ... Colorado Serviceman's Trial Challenges 'Make My Day' Law. A Colorado man who's a 12-year member of an Army Special Forces unit is ...

www.foxnews.com/us/2016/07/18/deadly-shooting-home-intruder-shines-light-on-states-make-my-day-law.html

Jul 18, 2016 ... The deadly shooting of a home intruder in Colorado Springs, Colorado could put the state's controversial make my day law to the test in an ...