Florida Set To Change Burden Of Proof In 'Stand Your Ground'The Legislature passed a bill that would make Florida the state the first to place the burden of proof in "stand your ground" pretrial hearings on the prosecution rather than the defendant.
'Stand Your Ground' Change Remains In LimboHigh noon is approaching in a standoff over part of a controversial bill dealing with "stand your ground" self-defense cases.
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.