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.
The Nevada legislation includes a provision that would allow people who feel threatened in their cars to defend themselves
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.
The entire young black male population of Florida is preparing to leave Florida for good because of ongoing shooting deaths
Gaetz said his amendment was unrelated to the Times' Stand Your Ground investigation, the Associated Press reports. "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.
Gawker's Adam Weinstein reported that S.B. 448, which would protect someone who fires warning shots or waves a weapon when
The law says that people can use any level of force, including gun fire, when they have a reasonable fear for their lives
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.
A woman who appeared to need help in the middle of the night and was subsequently shot to death may have been the victim
Chris W. Cox, executive director of the NRA's Institute for Legislative Action, also slammed the hearing in a statement where
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.
"The person that shot and killed my son is walking the streets today," she said. "We need to do something about this law
Black Teen's Shooter Rants About Killing 'Thugs' So They 'May Take The Hint And Change Their Behavior'
The jail is full of blacks and they all act like thugs. This may sound a bit radical but if more people would arm themselves
“'Stand Your Ground' laws are overly broad and prone to amplifying existing racial biases in the U.S. justice system,” said