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Grace Miranda and other supporters of Trayvon Martin gather for a rally in front of Florida Senator Marco Rubio's (R-FL) office to ask him to retract his support for Florida's so called 'Stand Your Ground' gun law following the Trayvon Martin killing on April 9, 2012 in Miami, Florida. Martin was killed by George Michael Zimmerman on February 26th while Zimmerman was on neighborhood watch patrol in the gated community of The Retreat at Twin Lakes, Florida. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Senators Approve Tweaks To “Stand Your Ground” Law

Lawmakers are considering changes to the “stand your ground” law that came under scrutiny after a neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman fatally shot an unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin.

CBS Tampa–10/08/2013

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Man Fatally Shot After Threatening Officer With Axe

A man is dead after threatening a police officer with an ax.

CBS Tampa–09/24/2013

File photo of a crime scene. (Photo by Bill Pugliano/Getty Images)

Neighbor Shot Man To Break Up Domestic Fight

Authorities are investigating after they say a southwest Florida man was fatally shot during what appeared to be a domestic fight.

08/18/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

Fitness Instructor Fatally Shot At Fla. Gym

Police say a gunman walked into a central Florida Crossfit gym and fatally shot a fitness instructor while those taking the class looked on in horror.

CBS Tampa–08/13/2013

George Zimmerman sits in court during his trial in Seminole circuit court, on July 5, 2013 in Sanford, Fla. (credit: Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Jury To Ponder Conflicting Testimony

Jurors in the George Zimmerman trial are heading into their weekend with a lot of courtroom drama and conflicting testimony to digest.

07/06/2013

File photo of Aaron Hernandez. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Texts, Video Cited In Charges Against Hernandez

In the final minutes of his life, Odin Lloyd sent a series of texts to his sister.

06/27/2013

Photo Of Crime Scene Tape (John Li/Getty Images)

4-Year-Old Girl Shot Dead In Car In Miami

A four-year-old girl is dead after being shot while sitting in a car in Miami.

03/31/2013

File photo of an ambulance.  (photo: Kent Nishimura/Getty Images

Sherriff: Man Shoots Dog That Bit Off Son’s Finger

A preliminary investigation supports a father’s account of shooting and killing a dog that bit his 11-year-old son in order to recover the boy’s severed pinky, a Manatee County Sheriff’s report said.

03/30/2013

File photo of a police car with its lights on. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Police Fatally Shoot Suicidal Man That Doused Himself With Gasoline

St. Petersburg police fatally shot a 43-year-old man who doused himself with gasoline shortly before threatening officers with a pair of scissors.

03/11/2013

File photo of Trayvon Martin's family. (Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

1 Year Anniversary Of Teen’s Fatal Shooting

It’s been one year since neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in central Florida.

02/26/2013

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