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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castle_doctrine

A castle doctrine, also known as a castle law or a defense of habitation law, is a legal doctrine that designates a person's abode or any legally occupied place – e.g., a vehicle or home – as a place in which that person has protections and immunities permitting one, in certain circumstances, to use force (up to and including ...

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

Jan 31, 2017 ... How does Colorado's “Make My Daylaw work? Law gives gun owners the right to shoot and kill an intruder if they believe the person intends to commit a crime and use physical force ...

www.avvo.com/legal-guides/ugc/what-is-the-make-my-day-law-1

Aug 4, 2010 ... The Make My Day Law is a Colorado statute (state law) that creates a justification for the use of force against an intruder in a residence. It is officially titled Use of deadly physical force against an intruder, although that is not an entirely accurate description either as it...

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

Jul 15, 2013 ... The language is similar, to some extent, and both laws were intended to clarify a person's right to self-defense. 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 Florida's 2005 "Stand Your Ground" law, which has ...

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 month's killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. While local prosecutors have not arrested the shooter, George Zimmerman, the case is now being investigated by the ...

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 month's killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. In 2005, Florida became the first state to explicitly expand a person's right to use deadly force for self-defense. Deadly ...

www.ask.com/youtube?q=Make+My+Day+Law&v=t0qCOTWXqa4
May 5, 2015 ... Exactly what does Colorado's "Make My Day" law say about when a homeowner can shoot an intruder in their home? Jaclyn Allen has the story. ◂ The Denver Chann...

jonathanturley.org/2017/06/28/green-beret-acquitted-in-shooting-of-thief-under-colorados-make-my-day-law

Jun 28, 2017 ... There is a verdict in Colorado where Green Beret Michael Joseph Galvin shot and killed Robert Carrigan after Carrigan broke into his garage. Carrigan was shot three times in the back. The case raised a threshold question of whether the state's "Make My Day" law applied to a shooting in a garage ...

gazette.com/two-colorado-springs-cases-will-test-limits-of-colorados-make-my-day-law/article/1595544

Jan 30, 2017 ... Self-defense law is taking center stage in Colorado Springs as officials consider charges in two cases that may test the limits of what is allowed. The first case was the fatal shooting of a homeless man, Donald Wayne Russell, who neighbors said was sleeping in the basement of an apartment complex on ...