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51 min ago | The Macon Telegraph
Taurus Javon Lewis, 37, of Arlington Court in Milledgeville, suffered multiple gunshot wounds and died at the scene, Wilkinson County Coroner William Matthews said.
4 hrs ago | WALA
A defense lawyer told a judge Friday that there is evidence that the lone suspect in a shooting along New Orleans' famed Bourbon Street fired his gun in self-defense and that it wasn't the shot that killed a 21-year-old woman.
9 hrs ago | CBS Local
Prosecutors deciding whether to charge a California man who says he fatally shot a violent burglar in the back in an alley as she fled his home face a difficult decision because the case falls in a gray area involving self-defense, a legal expert said Friday.
12 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com
The appeal notice was filed Tuesday with the Seminole County Clerk of Courts. Judge Debra Nelson on June 30 dismissed Zimmerman's lawsuit, saying the former neighborhood watch leader had failed to show the network acted with malice.
14 hrs ago | The Island Packet
Sumter police said the man drove to the police station after the shooting to report it.
18 hrs ago | Counterpunch
Chris Hedges says that Palestinians have the right to self-defense in the form of rockets, without including any consideration of whether the rockets make the Palestinians more or less defended.
A lawsuit alleging a police officer used excessive force when he fatally shot a teenager in a struggle in downtown Cincinnati has been dismissed.
The civilian death toll in Gaza from Israel's latest incursion is appalling. The right to self-defense is inalienable, but it is not free from moral constraints.
A doctor who was grazed by gunfire from a patient in his office at a suburban hospital on Thursday helped stop him by apparently returning fire with his own weapon and severely injuring him, but not before a caseworker was killed, authorities said.
A West Baton Rouge Parish jury deliberated for approximately two hours before convicting a 24-year-old Port Allen of second-degree murder Thursday in the May 2012 fatal shooting of a Brusly High student.
A panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled 2-1 that federal courts have no jurisdiction over the Colombian claims.
The fate of a man accused of killing a Brusly High football player is now in the hands of the jury.
In this undated file photo is the cover of a funeral program showing 19-year-old Renisha McBride from a service in Detroit.
New information was presented Wednesday in the case of a New Jersey police officer on trial in connection with a fatal road rage shooting in Anne Arundel County.
The murder trial is underway for Theodore Wafer, the Detroit homeowner who shot Renisha McBride, an unarmed black teen, on his porch.
Crowds of people demonstrated outside the the state attorney's office. The demonstrators are the family and friends of Zach Tipton, who was shot nearly a month ago outside a popular Jacksonville Beach restaurant.
Robert Durst, the wealthy New York City real estate heir who was acquitted in the murder of a Galveston man, has turned himself in after being charged with criminal mischief .
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 11:45 pm
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