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SDSC: Ownership Interest In Home Not Necessarily A Defense Against Burglary

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The South Dakota Supreme Court has answered this question: can a person commit burglary if he's entering his own home? The high court released its opinion to the public on Thursday, Dec. 1, and the answer is yes, under certain circumstances. Justices say it's not so much about who owns the house as it is about the security of the people living there. SDPB's Victoria Wicks explains.

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Rapid City freelancer Victoria L. Wicks has been producing news for SDPB since August 2007.