Gov Blunt has already said he will sign this bill. now we finally have the right to protect ourselves in our own homes and we will be immune from civil suits and arrest if we are defending ourselves. AND we will no longer have to get a permit from the local sheriff before we buy a handgun in MO. [...] At approximately 9:24 pm, the MO House took up and passed the Castle Doctrine bill, SB62 by a vote of 151-6. The Missouri Castle Doctrine Law and PTA Repeal has now passed both the Missouri Senate and tonight the Missouri House! The Bill will now move on to Gov. Blunt who has said repeatedly that he will sign the bill. This is an important victory won by those of you who wrote letters, sent those emails and made countless calls to your elected state officials. So do you want the really good news? The good news is that the Brady Campaign who currently rates Missouri a "D+" when it comes to gun laws will probably be upgrading us to the much sought after "F" rating in the coming weeks when Gov. Blunt signs the bill. That is when you will truly know that we have done something right here in the state of Missouri. [...] ref: http://www.missouricarry.com/news.htm It should have been this way all along. This is great news.