Stand Your Ground Law

Marissa Alexander Released; Now on House Arrest

After serving three years, Alexander will be monitored by ankle bracelet for an additional two.

Marissa Alexander Pleads Guilty

Deal ends four-year case that, along with Trayvon Martin’s murder, thrust Florida’s Stand Your Ground law into national spotlight.

On the Two-Year Anniversary of Trayvon Martin's Death

How have you remembered his life today?

Watch Now: Jordan Davis Murder Trial Live

Accused murderer Michael Dunn takes the stand.

Second-Degree Murder and Other Charges for Man Suspected of Killing Renisha McBride

Ted Wafer is not yet in custody.

Testimony at Senate 'Stand Your Ground' Hearing Gets Bizarre

Sen. Ted Cruz tells mothers of Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis that their sons deaths were not about race.

Florida Senate Looks to Revise 'Stand Your Ground' Law

The Florida law that aided George Zimmerman’s acquittal in Trayvon Martin murder trial is under scrutiny.

Yelp! Joins ALEC Amidst Ongoing Criticism

At least 50 corporations and nonprofits have severed ties with American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC), but Yelp! is just getting on board.

Florida Task Force on 'Stand Your Ground' Gives the Controversial Law a Vote of Confidence

In the aftermath of the Trayvon Martin shooting, Florida Governor Rick Scott appointed a task force to examine the state’s ‘kill at will’ law. Their conclusion? It works just fine.

Man Who Killed Latino For Pulling in to Wrong Drive Way Out on Bail

Phillip Walker Sailors, the man who shot and killed 22-year-old Rodrigo Diaz for pulling in to his driveway is out on bail.

Georgia Man Kills Latino After GPS Sends Him to Wrong Driveway

Phillip Walker Sailors, 69, has been charged with malice murder in the killing of Rodrigo Abad Diaz, a 22-year-old Cuban immigrant who mistakenly pulled into his driveway due to faulty GPS directions.