stand your ground law

The Rockdale County Sheriff's office says it may be a "stand your ground" case.
The Democrat's powerful speech about lethal "self-defense" threats to blacks rocks a state committee.
"That’s been the modus operandi for the Senate Republicans in this building. They’ve done this before," he said. "They defiled
Despite the fact that he's not been to Iowa in two years, and that his political team consists of just four people, Bush has big Republican donors salivating on the sidelines.
For decades, American civil rights advocates have connected the dots between the domestic fight for civil rights and the international struggle for human rights.
Florida's "Stand Your Ground" law is probably one of the most controversial and volatile pieces of legislation I have seen in my 25 years of legal experience as a practicing attorney in Florida.
Once asked if there could racist undertones to this statement, McTaggerty shook his head profusely and balked at the question
The warning shot measure has enjoyed some bipartisan support in light of the high-profile case of Marissa Alexander. The
After Georgia passed its Stand Your Ground law, the number of justifiable homicides in our state increased by 83 percent.
Two years ago today, an unarmed, black teen named Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by a neighborhood watch volunteer named
Sure, he'll be locked up (at least 60 years for Michael Dunn), but true justice requires a conviction for murder. This did not happen. The reason? Stand Your Ground.
The "10-20-life" law was passed in 1999. Ironically, Gawker noted, the NRA supported that bill at the time. The legislation
The Zimmerman case generated street protests across the United States and a nationwide debate about gun laws, with supporters
A woman who appeared to need help in the middle of the night and was subsequently shot to death may have been the victim in a case of self-defense gone wrong, according to WJBK-TV.
Though police have so far released few details about the suspect or the circumstances of McBride's death, commenters have
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
I'm really not prejudiced against race, but I have no use for certain cultures. This gangster-rap, ghetto talking thug 'culture
The United Nations Human Rights Committee will review the United States' compliance with the International Covenant on Civil