A stand-your-ground law is a justification in a criminal case, whereby a defendant
can "stand ... Indiana and Georgia, among other states, passed stand-your-
ground statutes due to possible conc...
Many states have enacted so-called stand your ground laws that remove the duty
to retreat before using force in self-defense. Florida passed the first such law in ...
May 28, 2015 ... Thirty-three states have adopted some form of Stand Your Ground law, according
to the American Bar Association. Ten states have introduced ...
Mar 3, 2016 ... Since then, no states have passed similar laws. Though Zimmerman did not
actually mount a Stand Your Ground defense (he succeeded in ...
Feb 26, 2014 ... Florida and Georgia are considering an expansion of Stand Your Ground laws. At
least 24 states have Stand Your Ground-like laws. Despite ...
Sep 22, 2015 ... So, as you will see — we'll discuss the states that have explicit “Stand Your
Ground” laws on the books as they extend past the properties of ...
the area of self-defense across the United States. American Bar Association
sponsors of the national task force on stand Your Ground laws include: •
Jun 27, 2014 ... In non-stand-your-ground states, when you face such threats outside your home (
and, in some states, your business), you can only use deadly ...
Jul 15, 2013 ... More than 30 states have passed some version of Florida's stand your ground
Mar 22, 2012 ... Charting expansive “stand your ground” laws like the one at the center of the
Trayvon Martin case.