Mothers Decry Florida’s ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws At Rally (VIDEO)

Source: theGrio

A march against Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law was held Monday at the Florida state capitol in Tallahassee.

Busloads who attended listened as Rev. Al Sharpton, attorney Ben Crump and the parents of Trayvon Martin called for the repeal of the state’s now-infamous statute.

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But it was the speeches by two mothers whose sons were affected by the law in completely different circumstances that led to poignant moments.

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  • Elaine Watson

    Often times we see law students and professors have looked into some court cases at a different angle and found a person not guilty. Can you advocate this to the black law schools if it is not already a practice?

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