Warning Shot Bill Passes Senate Floor
Prosecutors Rest In Trial Of Man Who Shot TeenProsecutors rested their case Monday in the trial of a Florida man charged with killing a teen after an argument over loud music outside a Jacksonville convenience store.
Fla. Investigator: 9 Shots Fired Over Loud Music An investigator has testified that a Florida man on trial for murder fired nine times at an SUV with four teens in it after an argument over loud music outside a convenience store.
Florida Lawmakers Pushing Ahead With Warning Shot BillFlorida legislators are pushing ahead with a bill designed to make it clear people can show a gun, or even fire a warning shot, without drawing a lengthy prison sentence.
Fla. Appeals Court Throws Out Murder ConvictionA Florida appeals court is throwing out a second-degree murder conviction against a Panhandle man who asserted he shot someone in self-defense.
Gun Group Postpones Raffle Of Gun Model That Killed Trayvon MartinA gun rights group says it will not raffle off the same gun model used to kill Trayvon Martin at a Florida fundraising event.
Juror: Zimmerman Had Right To Defend Himself A juror in the George Zimmerman trial said Monday that the actions of the neighborhood watch volunteer and Trayvon Martin both led to the teenager's fatal shooting last year, but that Zimmerman didn't actually break the law.
Defense Begins Closings In George Zimmerman Trial George Zimmerman's defense attorney began his final arguments Friday, trying to convince six jurors that the neighborhood watch volunteer acted in self-defense when he fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
First Eyewitness Testifies In Zimmerman Trial Prosecutors at George Zimmerman's trial continue their questioning of witnesses who saw some of the confrontation between the neighborhood watch volunteer and Trayvon Martin that left the Miami-area teen dead.
Judge: Zimmerman Witnesses Must Testify Publicly A Florida judge on Thursday denied a defense request to let a handful of witnesses testify confidentiality during George Zimmerman's trial for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin.
George Zimmerman Won't Seek Immunity Hearing The former neighborhood watch leader charged with fatally shooting a Florida teenager told a judge Tuesday that he agrees with his defense attorneys' decision not to seek an immunity hearing under the state's "Stand Your Ground" self-defense law.
Police: Teen Won't Be Charged In Man's Death With Gardening ShearsPolice say a teenager will not be charged in the death of a 57-year-old man whose body was found on a central Fla. roadway.