Posted by | February 3, 2012 14:17 | Filed under: Top Stories

Colorado lawmakers want a law to let business owners shoot to kill.

…some lawmakers [say] that business owners should be able to use deadly force against anyone who tries to take what’s theirs…

The state already has a law that allows people in homes to gun down invaders, and the bill’s sponsor, Republican state Rep. Chris Holbert, is asking lawmakers to weigh: “Are you worth somehow less in the workplace than you are in your residence?”

Opponents, including some in law enforcement, consider the plan an overreach.

“This bill gives business owners a license to kill when nothing is threatened other than property,” Democratic state Rep. Claire Levy said.

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