Most Floridians did not want or fight for this law.<quoted text>
When their head is getting beat into the concrete and the next blow could render them unconscious or dead.
I know that some do not like the stand your ground law. However, why take laws away from law abiding citizens instead of the criminals? Statistics say that one in seventeen Florida residents have a conceal carry permit license, or about one million people. The number of questionable Stand Your Ground cases, compared to the number of conceal carry permit holders is very minimal. Of course the media is going to take those few and run with them right behind the race baiters that are trying to use Trayvon's death to abolish a law that most Floridians wanted and fought for.
I wonder how many criminals have conceal carry permits. I would venture to say that number is probably non-existent, or limited at best.
It was written by the then head of the NRA and passed the Republican legislature without much fanfare and certainly with no publicity, then signed into law by a Republican governor.