Tampa Bay Times Finds "Stand Your Ground" Law to Be Totally Wacko
Sometimes, "standing your ground" means chasing a guy and hippo-crushing him.
It looks to be a coincidence that the Tampa Bay Times published an analysis of Florida stand-your-ground cases on the same day George "Fib About PayPal" Zimmerman got tossed back in the clink, but it would have been a good read either way.
The Times reviewed almost 200 more cases in Florida and found -- surprise! -- the law is applied in wildly unpredictable ways. It's definitely worth reading the whole thing, but here are five of the most interesting tidbits it unearthed:
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