الجمعة، 6 يناير 2017
A study by the Journal of the American Medical Association suggests stand-your-ground laws result in more fatal shootings
With the stroke of his pen in 2005, Jeb Bush, then governor of Florida, ignited enthusiasm for “stand-your-ground” laws. Citizens who “reasonably believed” their lives to be threatened were given the right to “meet force with force, including deadly force”— even in public places and, critically, without the duty to try and retreat first. More than 20 states ..