Public hearing on Fla.'s stand-your-g...

Public hearing on Fla.'s stand-your-ground law Tuesday

There are 2 comments on the USA Today story from Jun 12, 2012, titled Public hearing on Fla.'s stand-your-ground law Tuesday. In it, USA Today reports that:

The group - whose members include law enforcement officers, politicians, and community leaders - plan to have several other meetings across the state following the national uproar over the death of Trayvon Martin .

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Fort Lauderdale, FL

#1 Jun 12, 2012
I bet this would not be taking place had everyone known earlier that Travon Martin physically attacked and beat Zimmermans head on the concrete.

Since: Sep 09

Miami, FL

#2 Jun 13, 2012
The Florida House of Representative has passed a "Stand Your Ground" law that will allow citizens to use deadly force in a public place to defend themselves if they believe they are in danger of death or great bodily harm -- without trying to run away first.
The new bill expands the right of self-defense from the home, where Florida residents already have the right to defend themselves with deadly force without first trying to escape.
Martin was beating Zimmermans head into the sidewalk, witnesses have verified that. Zimmerman acted according to the "stand your ground law"...there fore, Corey can go suck a duck!

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