House Ready To Back 'Stand Your Ground' ChangeA change in how "stand your ground" self-defense cases would be handled in the courts moved closer Tuesday to advancing out of the House.
Court Grants 'Stand Your Ground' In Domestic CaseAn appeals court Friday ruled that a woman should not face charges in the shooting of her husband because she was acting in self-defense.
'Stand Your Ground' Shift Gets Senate ApprovalA move to shift a key burden of proof in "stand your ground" self-defense cases was approved Wednesday by the Senate.
State Senate Bill Looks To Expand "Stand Your Ground" ImmunityA bill moving through the Florida Legislature would place a larger burden of proof on the prosecution in "stand your ground" self-defense cases.
House Panels Backs 'Stand Your Ground Shift'A move to shift the burden of proof in "stand your ground" self-defense cases is off to a fast start in the House, where the controversial proposal died a year ago.
'Stand Your Ground' Change Could Sail Through SenateA controversial measure that would shift the burden of proof in "stand your ground" self-defense cases cleared its first stop Tuesday.
Senate Panel To Take Up 'Stand Your Ground' BillA proposal that would shift the legal burden of proof in "stand your ground" self-defense cases is expected to go before a panel next week.
Suspended BSO Deputy Claiming “Stand Your Ground” In Off-Duty ShootingA judge is deciding whether a suspended Broward deputy who is charged with shooting a man can use Florida's “Stand Your Ground” law as a defense.
'Stand Your Ground' Change Stalls In HouseThe House did not take a second shot at a proposal to change the burden of proof in "stand your ground" self-defense cases.
South Florida Remembers Trayvon Martin At Weekend EventThe Trayvon Martin Foundation hosted it's 4th annual Remembrance Weekend featuring music, entertainment and a memorial Peace Walk and dinner.
Open Carry, Stand Your Ground Measures Headed For House VoteThree gun-related measures --- including an open-carry proposal and another that would change the burden of proof in the state's "stand your ground" law --- are headed to the House floor for a full vote.
Man's Mental Health An Issue In Deputy-Involved Shooting DeathThe lawyer for a Florida deputy accused of shooting and killing a man carrying an air rifle wants access to his mental health records.