Arkansas State Senator Stephanie Flowers is trending today. And she helped defeat a Stand Your Ground measure because she was in office to speak out. Representation matters.
A father of three is now dead.
This is, as we knew it would be, crazy.
Governor Voldemort's Florida has practically legalized shooting someone to death with their George Zimmerman law.
Welcome to the Gunshine State.
The dead black kids left in its wake? Meh.
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Michael Dunn shot Jordan Davis in cold blood, and now a jury agrees.
Angela Corey sent a three-page memo out to Florida legislators considering a "Stand Your Ground" expansion, painting Marissa Alexander as a deranged, gun-waving spouse batterer.
“By the time you have an incident like this and ask a jury to look at the facts, it’s difficult to re-create the situation and determine the reasonableness of a defendant’s fear.” --Mary Anne Franks, associate law professor at the University of Miami.
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