Stand Your Ground Law News
Suspect Arrested in Alleged Road Rage Murder of Ex-NFL Star
Ronald Gasser, the man who allegedly shot and killed former NFL player Joe Mcknight, has been charged with manslaughter.
Sheriff Defends Delayed Arrest in Slaying of Ex-NFL Player Joe McKnight
A Louisiana sheriff today defended his department's four-day delay in arresting Ronald Gasser, the man accused of shooting and killing former NFL player Joe McKnight in an apparent road rage incident. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand said Gasser's statement shortly after McKnight was killed
Outrage Grows After Release of Alleged Road Rage Killer of Former NFL Player
Ronald Gasser admitted to shooting Joe McKnight, a former player for the New York Jets, following an argument at an intersection near New Orleans but will not face any charges, according to authorities.
911 Call Captures Moment Homeowner Uses Deadly Force to Defend Himself
Intruder is fatally shot by Florida homeowner who believed his life might be at risk.
Florida Homicide Rate Increased After Passage of 'Stand Your Ground' Law, Study Finds
The rate of homicides, especially homicides by firearms, sharply increased in Florida in the years after the "stand your ground" law was passed, according to a new study published today by the Journal of the American Medical Association Internal Medicine. Passed in 2005, the so-called "stand your
George Zimmerman Allegedly Punched in Restaurant
Zimmerman told police he was explaining that he shot Trayvon Martin in self defense.
The Note: What The Candidates Are Saying About North Korea
NOTABLES --MARCO RUBIO -- ‘OBAMA HAS STOOD IDLY BY’: "I have been warning throughout this campaign that North Korea is run by a lunatic who has been expanding his nuclear arsenal while President Obama has stood idly by. If this test is confirmed, it will be just the latest example of the failed
Jeb Bush Confronted About Trayvon Martin and Stand Your Ground Law
As President Obama unveiled his executive actions on gun control Tuesday, Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush was having his own firefight. Bush was participating in a primary series hosted by the Greater Derry Chamber of Commerce when a female attendee asked what he would do about gun
Jury Set to Deliberate in Tennessee Neighbor Shooting Case
Former school security guard Kevin Waggoner claims he shot neighbor Michael Woodby in self-defense.