by Carimah Townes Posted on February 23, 2015 Updated: February 23, 2015
Rep. Garnet Coleman wants to remove the danger for young men of color.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on January 27, 2015
When she arrives at the Duval County Courthouse, she'll be greeted by a symbol of solidarity from other people who have survived domestic violence and abuse.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on December 22, 2014 Updated: December 22, 2014
“Look, I’m not losing to these people anymore," Rodriguez said on video before he shot and killed Kelly Danaher.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on December 8, 2014 Updated: December 8, 2014
"If the court rules the state's got the burden, I think it's going to open the door for a lot of lawyers to use the immunity statute that were not using it."
by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 14, 2014 Updated: October 15, 2014
“We believe that applying the statute so that its reach into our homes and personal relationships is inconsistent with (its) wording and intent.”
by Nicole Flatow Posted on October 1, 2014
Michael Dunn's fiancée, Rhonda Rouer, says the last thing she heard him say was, “I hate that thug music.”
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 12, 2014
One former military officer testified that Stand Your Ground laws are more lenient than deadly force policies for members of the military in combat zones.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on August 1, 2014
“The Stand Your Ground statute makes no exception from the immunity because Brown may have been walking away from Thriemer at the time the deadly force was used."
by Nicole Flatow Posted on June 24, 2014 Updated: June 24, 2014
The bill to expand Florida’s notorious Stand Your Ground law became law Friday, after Gov. Rick Scott signed a measure that immunizes individuals who fire or point a gun in self-defense or as a “warning” from criminal penalty.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on May 7, 2014
If you sneak into a baseball game, anyone with a ticket might shoot you.