Irish gun owners can now shoot intruders
New bill is welcomed by police, rural groups
By JAMES O'BRIEN, IrishCentral.com Staff Writer
Published Tuesday, July 20, 2010, 5:51 AMUpdated Tuesday, July 20, 2010, 10:26 AM
Read more: Dermot Ahern, Europe, Ireland
Irish homeowners can now legally use guns to defend themselves
Irish homeowners can now legally use guns to defend themselves if their homes are attacked under new legislation.
The new home defense bill has moved the balance of rights back to the house owner if his home is broken into "where it should always have been", say top Irish police.
The police association of superintendents and inspectors, the AGSI, stated that “the current situation, which legally demands a house owne
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