A Broward judge has ruled on a South Florida’s man motion to dismiss the manslaughter charge against him in the death of a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agent based on Florida’s Stand Your Ground law.
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There were some dramatic moments inside a Fort Lauderdale courtroom Tuesday as a 69-year-old man who shot and killed a U.S. Customs and Border Protection Agent in 2008 is seen on videotape clutching his own chest and having trouble breathing.
The man at the center of a ‘Stand Your Ground’ defense is giving his version of what led to a deadly shooting four years ago in Pembroke Pines.
Testimony continued in a Broward County courtroom Thursday as a man accused of gunning down an off-duty federal agent in 2008 tries to convince a judge he did it in self defense.
A South Florida retiree is putting the state’s Stand Your Ground law to the test.