(A) As used in this section, “residence” and “vehicle” have the same meanings as in section 2901.05 of the Revised Code .
(B) For purposes of any section of the Revised Code that sets forth a criminal offense, a person who lawfully is in that person's residence has no duty to retreat before using force in self-defense, defense of another, or defense of that person's residence, and a person who lawfully is an occupant of that person's vehicle or who lawfully is an occupant in a vehicle owned by an immediate family member of the person has no duty to retreat before using force in self-defense or defense of another.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Ohio Revised Code Title XXIX. Crimes Procedure § 2901.09 - last updated January 01, 2020 | https://codes.findlaw.com/oh/title-xxix-crimes-procedure/oh-rev-code-sect-2901-09.html
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