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Task force reviewing Florida’s ‘stand your ground’ law to hold first hearing

This is going to be a controversial set of hearings and it will get no comment from me. What I suspect is that considering who is on the panel is how it will vote and what recommendations will flow from … Continue reading

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Many killers who go free with Florida ‘stand your ground’ law have history of violence

It does not take long for the law of unintended consequences to take hold when there is sloppy legislation. However, in Florida it appears there is no hurry to correct sloppy legislation because to do so would be to admit … Continue reading

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Drug dealer used ‘stand your ground’ to avoid charges in two killings

¬†Sloppy legislation is a basic characteristic of Florida Law. Florida law is written for political appeal and not for the wellbeing or protection of the state or citizen. This is especially the case of ‘stand your ground’ self-defense. Not only … Continue reading

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