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It is amazing how many conservatives can be see self-decided as to the Zimmerman’s actual defense. Yet, Zimmerman is always invoked when a politician wants SYGL to be revisited. So is the case with Haley.

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Gov. Nikki Haley: Review South Carolina’s Stand Your Ground Law

I’m calling on South Carolina to conduct a review of the state’s Stand Your Ground law.

Calling for ‘Stand Your Ground’ laws to be reviewed is a bipartisan effort. President Obama spoke out on the need for review, and prominent Republicans like Senator John McCain have joined him.

‘Stand Your Ground’ was never meant to give aggressors the opportunity to get away with murder, but unfortunately that is sometimes the case. And after Trayvon Martin’s death, even former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, who signed into law the first Stand Your Ground bill in the country, said: “Stand your ground’ means ‘stand your ground.’ It doesn’t mean ‘chase after somebody who’s turned their back.'”

South Carolina should at least conduct a review and evaluation of our state’s Stand Your Ground law.

To:
The Governor of SC
The SC State Senate
The SC State House

I’m calling on South Carolina to conduct a review of the state’s Stand Your Ground law.

Calling for ‘Stand Your Ground’ laws to be reviewed is a bipartisan effort. President Obama spoke out on the need for review, and prominent Republicans like Senator John McCain have joined him.

‘Stand Your Ground’ was never meant to give aggressors the opportunity to get away with murder, but…

Read more at https://www.change.org/petitions/gov-nikki-haley-review-south-carolina-s-stand-your-ground-law-2

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