Stand Your Ground

File photo of people protesting the Trayvon Martin shooting   (Photo Credit: Allison Joyce / Getty Images)

Fla. Lawmaker Plans Own ‘Stand Your Ground’ Panel

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Saying he can’t wait for the governor to act, a state lawmaker appointed his own task force Tuesday to scrutinize Florida’s “stand your ground” law after the shooting death of an […]

CBS Tampa–04/03/2012

Parents Of Trayvon Martin Lead March For Justice In Miami (Photo by Angel Valentin/Getty Images)

Florida Sets Up Task Force to Examine ‘Stand Your Ground’ Self-Defense Law

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — A task force set up by a Democratic state senator is examining whether change is needed to Florida’s “stand your ground” self-defense law in the aftermath of the Trayvon Martin […]

CBS Tampa–04/05/2011



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