Forest Park Review from Forest Park, Illinois on December 16, 1970 · Page 18
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Forest Park Review from Forest Park, Illinois · Page 18

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FOREST PARK REVIEW, WEDN£SDA,Y;.DECEMBSR'16, 1970, PAGE 18' • Defending Home Forcefully Is Legal - - If The law protects the person who may have to 'ise force to protect his home aganst the unlawful Intruder. However, the Illinois State Bar Association warns that persons should not consider that tills law allows them 'o indiscriminately "shoot to kill". ' Only under two conditions is a person justified in using force which is intended or likely to cause death or great bodily harm. O.le, Is that the Intruder or Intruders made or attempted to mike the entry In a "violent, riotous or tumultous manner" and the person believed that the force was necessary to prevent an assault or violence upon himself or others who were in the dwelling at the same time. The word dwelling doesn't refer only to one's home. It can he "a building or portion thereof, a tent, a vehicle, or other enclosed space which is used or intended for use as a human habitation, home or residence." The second circumstance where a person is Justified in using force capable of causing death or great bodily harm is if there is an attack on his dwelling and he "reasonably bell eves that such force is necessary to prevent the commission of a felony in the dwelling." Before the state legislature changed the law In 1967 the only way a person could employ great force was If he were trying to prevent a "forciblefelony." This meant rape, murder, armed robbery, burglary, arson or other serious crimes. While a person has the authority to' use force, he is not relievec of his legal obligation to exercise great discretion and restraint, thf bar group stated. rties COMPLETE CHICKEN DINNERS EVERYONE GETS: * 3 BIG PIECES OF DELICIOUS CHICKEN * POTATO SALAD * COLE SLAW PER PERSON (GROUPS OF 100 AND MORE) DELIVERY AVAILABLE! PRICES FOR GROUPS OF LESS THAN 100: 75 PEOPLE TO 99. . . 50 PEOPLE TO 74. . . 25 PEOPLE TO 49. . . 10 PEOPLE TO 24. . . $1 05 PER PERSON $1.10 PER PERSON $1 .15 PER PERSON $1.20 PER PERSON INCLUDES FIESTA PAK * HONEY * PAPER PLATE * SALT PAK * NAPKIN FORK * WET NAP Chicken UNLIMITED IS MORE! 200 Des Plaines Ave., Forest Park, 771-6200 Field Stevenson Cub Pack #105 By Earl Flight The Field Stevenson Cub Pack #105 had their December family outing on Dec. 6th. A large group went to the Museum of Science and Industry by bus. First the group went to see the Christmas Trees from Around the World Display. Then to the auditorium where they saw a presentation on the Christmas customs of Sweden. The boys and parents sang Christmas carols on the bus going and coming home. Our thanks to Mr. C. Brod, our bus driver, for a great driving job! Congratulations to Den #3 for perfect attendance.-A great time was had by all. Pick a fight with your neighbor. The c an c e r fight. You won't have to start thts fighl. but you can help finish it The American Can- cvr Society needs volunteers to help knock out this dreadful disease Call oi visit your /oca/ ACS office to see what you can do to help And. don't for (jet your neighbor FOREST PARK VEHICLE LICENSE TAGS are on SALE AND DUE NOW! Applications are now at the following locations: Village Hall (Clerk's Office) 517 DesPlaines Police Station 517 DesPlaines Currency Exchange Forest Park 7418 Madisoi St. Hours: Mon. - Thurs. ... 8 - 6 Friday 8 - 6:30 Sat. 8 - 5:30 Bring in registration card or previous receipts Fill out own application Forest Hardware Store 7245 Roosevelt Rd. Hours: 9-5 Mon - Thru - Sat.

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