self defense

Graphic video of 'Suge' Knight crash still raises questions

Questions Emerge from Suge Knight Hit and Run Video

Newly released video graphically depicts former rap music mogul Marion "Suge" Knight running over two…

Marissa Alexander

Florida to Pass “Warning Shot” Law

New law in Florida to consider warning shots as legal self-defense.  Florida governor Rick Scott…

Bill that would change Florida’s ‘Stand Your Ground’ law advances

A Change to Stand Your Ground?

Florida Senate Judiciary Committee advanced a bill that made some changes to the state’s controversial…

Marissa Alexander

What We’ve Learned From the Marissa Alexander Case

I am passionate about domestic violence, because I am a childhood survivor of domestic violence.…

Florida lawmakers agree to hearings on 'Stand Your Ground' law

Florida to Hold Hearings on Stand Your Ground

Florida lawmakers will hold hearings this fall on the state's "Stand Your Ground" self-defense law,…

Killing in Self-Defense: You Better Be White

Only White People Can Use “Self-Defense”

It doesn't hurt to have a little White privilege on your side. If you can…

Gambling With Gun Violence

George Zimmerman’s Acquittal Shows Danger of Stand Your Ground

The verdict in the Trayvon Martin killing seems unjust for sure. George Zimmerman, a 28-year-old…

Sybrina Fulton, Mother of Trayvon Martin, Testifies

Trayvon Martin's mother took the stand this morning in the murder trial of George Zimmerman,…

LeBron James during Thursday's Game 7

Man Kills Robber While in Line for Lebron’s Shoe

Greedy shoe companies making select sneakers needlessly exclusive paired together with consumer exuberance, desperation, and American…