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By Monica Kelly on December 3rd, 2013 | Last updated: December 3, 2013 at 12:48 pm
With about half of Florida legislators supporting the controversial “stand your ground” law as it is written, the possibility of a repeal in the 2014 session seems slim. WUFT News conducted statewide research to determine which way the legislature might act in the spring.
By Associated Press on November 18th, 2013 | Last updated: November 18, 2013 at 5:23 pm
The man acquitted of criminal charges in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin has been charged with assault and battery following his arrest at the home where he lived with his girlfriend in Florida.
By Associated Press on September 9th, 2013 | Last updated: October 14, 2013 at 7:44 am
George Zimmerman’s estranged wife called police officers to her father’s house in Florida Monday, saying the former neighborhood watch volunteer who was acquitted of murder threatened her with a gun.
By Dyann Lesnever and Donna Green-Townsend on July 17th, 2013 | Last updated: September 25, 2013 at 3:47 pm
Although Attorney General Eric Holder is taking a stand against “stand your ground” law, other lawmakers, including Rep. Dennis Baxley, believe it is an important law and should remain unchanged.
By Fernanda Ponce on July 15th, 2013 | Last updated: July 15, 2013 at 4:37 pm
Experts at the Poynter Institute for Media Studies are explaining their thoughts on why the George Zimmerman case in Sanford became such a high-profile case, and what or who was responsible.
By Brandan McCalla on July 11th, 2013 | Last updated: July 11, 2013 at 4:34 pm
The shooting death of Trayvon Martin and the subsequent trial of George Zimmerman on second degree murder charges have raised many questions and stirred debates about race and civil rights across the country.