Orlando station WFTV Channel 9 reviewed more than 30 stand-your-ground cases as part of an investigation on the law and its effects, and discovered “questionable uses of the law”.
One report focused on a 2009 case, where two 19 tear-olds faced off. Jackson “Flo” Fleuriman killed Lucas “Skibo” Termitas, claiming “it was either him or me”. Fleuriman was granted immunity under – you guessed it – stand-your-ground law.
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