When Michael Lish returned home to find the back door and a window ajar, he entered cautiously with his handgun for protection. As he inspected his home, a man dressed in dark clothing and wielding a sword sprung out at him. Police say the burglar threatened Lish and walked toward him.
A 34-year-old man broke into the home of Neil Reller and assaulted him. Reller fought back, causing the intruder to flee. The suspect then showed up a few miles away at the home of 72-year-old Ethel Himes and told her he had been assaulted.
There are official state seals, birds and flowers—and over the last four years, six states have also adopted state firearms.
Highland Park attorneys now have an opportunity to respond, and then the Supreme Court will consider whether it will hear the case.