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Tallahassee Democrat is first to challenge controversial 'Stand Your Ground' law

There are 3 comments on the News 4 Jax story from Jan 10, 2013, titled Tallahassee Democrat is first to challenge controversial 'Stand Your Ground' law. In it, News 4 Jax reports that:

The controversial "stand your ground" self-defense law could soon be repealed under a new bill filed Wednesday by Alan Williams, D-Tallahassee. The law, which allows a person to attack assailants when they feel threatened with no duty to retreat, has been under a microscope since the deaths of Trayvon Martin and Jacksonville teen Jordan Davis have ... (more)

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“Just Add Obama ”

Since: Mar 08

Jacksonville Florida

#1 Jan 11, 2013
Why in the hell do politicians make things so difficult? Here is the issue as I see it; the government has so bastardized the issue of self-defense that now we need a "stand your ground" law. BS, get rid of stand your ground and laws of similar redundancy and get back to plan old Self-Defense. This is not difficult people until you ask for the politicians and lawyers to get involved.
1: a plea of justification for the use of force or for homicide
2: the act of defending oneself, one's property, or a close relative

If more Government is part of the solution then it is doubtful you going to end up with a solution.
bigozcrawfordvil le

United States

#2 Jan 26, 2013
Stand your ground should not be necessary . As a free citizen I absolutly have the right and obligation to protect myself , my family , and property by any means necessary ! I will not be a willing victim of any threat . However as long as liberal politicians refuse to recognize my right of self defense , laws such as " Stand your ground are critical !

United States

#3 Jan 27, 2013
Why don't corrine brown jump on this Guy's coat tails and start with the black on black. Thug killings in her district. Kill em all and let god sort it out. Semper fi.

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