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SELF-DEFENSE ACT 780.972 Act 309 of 2006 "An individual who has not or is not engaged in the commission of a crime at the time he or she uses deadly force may use deadly force against another ...
by Norm in Chicago
Comment Count 84 comments on Wed Sep 03, 2014 at 08:32 AM PDT with 129 Recommends
Yet another case of an NRA-brainwashed shooter thinking that "feeling threatened" gave him free license to shoot: PRESCOTT VALLEY - A man who allegedly shot at another man near Bay Circle and ...
by Jimdotz
Comment Count 20 comments on Fri Aug 22, 2014 at 11:07 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
In 2002 a few months after 9-11 my husband and I attended a gaming (board/card/table top rpg) convention. We can usually be found there, when during a game I over heard someone at another table say ...
by Clytemnestra
Comment Count 103 comments on Sun Aug 17, 2014 at 07:04 AM PDT with 110 Recommends
Choices If you are a young black person in America have the right to remain silent, to be frisked or be killed. Opportunities You have the opportunity to be killed by policemen who say they ...
by FiredUpInCA
Comment Count 4 comments on Fri Aug 15, 2014 at 01:33 PM PDT with 8 Recommends
If you sow the wind, you reap the whirlwind. Think for just a moment about a society in which black teenagers like Michael Brown are all armed - and many currently are - and employ a "stand your ...
by Sheila Kingi
Comment Count 8 comments on Wed Aug 13, 2014 at 08:37 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
Whatever their ostensible justification, the predominant effect of Open Carry and Stand Your Ground laws is to allow law abiding citizens (white folks) to defend themselves against (shoot and kill) ...
by Doctor Jazz
Comment Count 12 comments on Tue Aug 12, 2014 at 05:29 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
WDTN is reporting that on Tuesday night, a woman died as she was running away from a man who was carrying a "rifle type weapon" in a Beavercreek, Ohio Walmart store. WDTN is also reporting that ...
by TeamSarah4Choice
Comment Count 38 comments on Fri Aug 08, 2014 at 07:36 AM PDT with 26 Recommends
A verdict has been reached in the Renisha McBride murder trial. Guilty of murder in the 2nd degree. Guilty on manslaughter. Guilty of felony firearms charges. Theodore Wafer has been found ...
by TrueBlueMajority
Comment Count 301 comments on Thu Aug 07, 2014 at 11:51 AM PDT with 430 Recommends
#140 of My Stupid State series Screw you Rick Scott. Screw you and all you rednecks with legislative power who imposed this idiotic monstrosity on Florida. Colt Thriemer and Thomas J Brown got ...
by SemDem
Comment Count 406 comments on Tue Aug 05, 2014 at 07:28 PM PDT with 366 Recommends
This is what passes for debate on the issue of the laws to regulate the right bear arms under 2nd Amendment: Link A bullet-riddled ...
by Steven D
Comment Count 13 comments on Wed Jul 16, 2014 at 08:06 AM PDT with 42 Recommends
Yes, yes, yes, a million times, yes: http://members.jacksonville.com/news/crime/2014-07-10/story/crist-review-gun-laws-he-once-...
by poopdogcomedy
Comment Count 8 comments on Fri Jul 11, 2014 at 04:04 PM PDT with 13 Recommends
I say it is time for our side to stand a little ground of its own and level the playing field with the abortion clinic harassers and doctor murderers: The Stand Women's Ground Act of 2014 Be it ...
by My Philosophy
Comment Count 17 comments on Thu Jun 26, 2014 at 06:59 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Please join the boycott of Florida orange juice until Florida repeals its stand-your-ground law. Here’s the link. Please share with your friends and colleagues. If this goes viral it can work. ...
by mfriedman22
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Jun 15, 2014 at 07:34 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
We already know that fighting amongst their own species is just second-nature to these primitve brutes, often to the death over food, mates, and territory, but should we really allow unscrupulous ...
by thefarleftside
Comment Count 7 comments on Fri Jun 13, 2014 at 08:23 AM PDT with 13 Recommends
After giving the matter considerable thought, the National Rifle Association (NRA) has decided to correct its original "discouragement" of folks carrying assault weapons into family restaurants ... ...
by jamess
Comment Count 23 comments on Sat Jun 07, 2014 at 11:12 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
by Vetwife
Comment Count 77 comments on Sun May 11, 2014 at 11:20 AM PDT with 97 Recommends
I had already been planning on cartooning the National Rifle Association's ridiculous annual meeting when my nephew'...
by Mark Fiore
Comment Count 53 comments on Fri May 02, 2014 at 06:50 AM PDT with 61 Recommends
Shooter had a bigger gun... these gun toters under new law depended on 100 cops or more.. The law is useless Well it did not take long for the new Ga gun laws to bite them. Now I know ...
by Vetwife
Comment Count 264 comments on Tue Apr 29, 2014 at 08:20 AM PDT with 255 Recommends
We tried to warn everyone. We took notice when Cliven Bundy invited Richard Mack and other shady (& rather dangerous ) characters to #BundyRanch. And we couldn't mince words when we saw G-O-TEA ...
by atdnext
Comment Count 15 comments on Thu Apr 24, 2014 at 10:07 AM PDT with 16 Recommends
Florida sets the standard when it comes to making it easy to shoot people. If you feel threatened, even if you’re the one precipitating the the conflict, your chances of getting charged with a ...
by The Gay Blade
Comment Count 5 comments on Tue Apr 15, 2014 at 12:50 PM PDT with 5 Recommends