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Alexander, a mother of three, has been at the epicenter of debate over Florida's controversial "stand-your-ground" laws. Critics
We can talk and argue all we want about whether Americans are safer if everyone walks around with a gun. But somehow, don't ask me how, too many of us just can't seem to walk away from a fight.
The "10-20-life" law was passed in 1999. Ironically, Gawker noted, the NRA supported that bill at the time. The legislation
State attorney Bill Cervone of the 8th Judicial Circuit expressed concern about changing Florida's self-defense laws, and
A judge will rule Friday on the prosecution's motion to put Alexander behind bars again. Alexander, 33, who is preparing
The conservative Daily Caller first reported those statistics, citing data from the Tampa Bay Times. Sean Hannity also picked
WASHINGTON -- Sybrina Fulton, the mother of slain teenager Trayvon Martin, made an impassioned plea before a congressional committee Tuesday to amend "stand your ground" self-defense laws.
It was Fulton's first appearance before members of Congress, who showed signs of taking up the application of stand your
It's been two years since the single blast rang out across Biscayne Bay, but memories of the bizarre incident still circle
The United Nations Human Rights Committee will review the United States' compliance with the International Covenant on Civil
"My cousin told me that he wanted $10," Llano testified on Friday. "He was offering his services to help us find a prostitute
The new course, taught by Broward County assistant public defender Frank de la Torre, was prompted by George Zimmerman's
As projected, an effort to get lawmakers to hold a special session on Florida's Stand Your Ground law has failed. Read more
Now, state Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fort Walton Beach), who will chair a "Stand Your Ground" hearing this fall, has called the
"You know, whenever they are supporting legislation that many of my colleagues in the Democratic Caucus believe is the right
The hearing will be held before the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Human Rights, which
Saying the 17-year-old's death happened on Scott's watch, the protesters renewed their request that the Republican governor
Though the Stand Your Ground law was not specifically cited as part of the defense mounted by Zimmerman's lawyers, Smith
"If we were to do something such as boycott, it would basically bankrupt our organization and it really defeats the purpose