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Florida shooting renews debate over 'stand your ground' laws

Date: March 20, 2012
Author: Michael Pearson
QUOTE: Florida's 2005 "stand-your-ground" law...allows people to use deadly force away from their homes -- where such force has long been allowed -- if they have reasonable fear an assailant could seriously harm them or someone else. It also eliminated a longstanding "duty to retreat" in the face of imminent harm...

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