Stand Your Ground
Marc Wilson shot and killed 17-year-old Haley Hutcheson in Georgia after he said he was called racial epithets and nearly run off the road.
Wilson said he was harassed, called racial epithets, and nearly run off the road by three male teens. He’s now facing a decade of jail time.
Marc Wilson claimed he fired his gun in self-defense after teens yelled racial slurs and tried to run him off the road in Statesboro, Georgia. The jury didn’t see it that way.
Self-defense claims led to acquittals for Kyle Rittenhouse and George Zimmerman. But Marc Wilson isn’t white–and history is not on his side.
Gov. Mike DeWine signed the bill into law on Monday.
New proposed amendments come shortly after other legislation was introduced to crack down on protesters.
The legislation pushed by Gov. DeSantis is in line with recent Republican rhetoric against protests.
“Citizen’s arrest” has been part of the Georgia penal code for decades — although most people know it as a comic feature of "The Andy Griffith Show."
Michael Dunn is seen grabbing the man by his T-shirt in the doorway as he tries to leave, drawing his weapon, and shooting him at close range in the chest.
The sheriff's department had previously declined to press charges due to Florida’s "Stand Your Ground" law.
We spoke with Trayvon Martin’s parents about Trump and their docuseries ‘Rest in Power.’
The incident began when a black couple pulled into a disabled parking spot in a Florida convenience store parking lot.