Ceding ground saves lives, too

Ceding ground saves lives, too

There are 1 comment on the Spirit of Jefferson Advocate story from Jul 24, 2013, titled Ceding ground saves lives, too. In it, Spirit of Jefferson Advocate reports that:

When the National Rifle Association managed to successfully lobby Florida legislators to adopt a law we now know as stand your ground, it's unlikely the group figured the law might be employed by an unarmed black teenager accosted by a guy with a gun out prowling the streets on a rainy winter's night in a pickup truck.

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Besara

Des Moines, IA

#1 Jul 24, 2013
It leaves the victim cowering for their life. That's not freedom.

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