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Fear of a media fiasco? Repubs table heinous "stand your ground" bill

This is what’s it’s come to in Florida. Right-wingers and the NRA not only want an environment in The Gunshine State where killing people is convenient — they’re also demanding that victims’ families must fight legal barriers to seeking justice when they’ve lost a loved one. 187 more words

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Susan Chandler reblogged this on Wobbly Warrior's Blog and commented:

"A bill that petered out today (SB 344), would have forced State Attorneys to prosecute “stand your ground” cases twice: once before a judge in a pre-trial hearing and again during trial. That means, if your child is shot by someone who doesn’t like their music, the burden of proof is shifted to YOU, in a separate hearing, to prove why the killer can’t use 'stand your ground.'”

Brevard paramedic to be charged (sorta) for dumping a patient on the floor

Charges reduced for paramedic seen on video dumping man off… | http://www.wftv.com

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. —The State Attorney’s Office has released video of an incident that led to the firing of a Brevard County firefighter and paramedic. 408 more words