The civil liability of willfully hitting somebody with a car has, ACTUALLY, always been much worse than any criminal charges . . . At least for the middle-class. And so headlines about Missouri political chest-thumping garbage legislation are often overwrought and simply serve to drum up publicity for otherwise ignored politicos on BOTH sides of the aisle.
Here's one example out of many that has garnered crocodile tears from "many sides" via social media.
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Missouri State Sen. Rick Brattin, R-Harrisonville, wants to make it a Class E felony for any protester who interferes with or blocks a public road, according to a report from MissouriNet. Under his bill, drivers could use deadly force against these protesters, and ones who illegally cross or attempt to cross private property.