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The Truth About "Stand Your Ground" Laws

deprogramming services Wrote: Apr 12, 2012 9:20 AM
the liberal press lied about a lot of things. Another one of their big lies was that a white man killed a black man. If Zimmerman had been a victim of a white murderer, he would have been referred to as a Jewish Mexican instead of an evil white male. Can you imagine liberal bigots saying that Jewish Mexicans are hunting down black people like rabid dogs and murdering them? We're going to get back at Jewish Mexicans. Watch out for Jewish Mexicans because they profile black folks. If the liberal press can lie about that, then maybe patriots should lie and say that Zimmerman was a liberal journalist, and that liberal journalists are hunting down black folks like rabid dogs, and the Black Panthers should target liberal journalists.

Editor's Note: This column was co-authored by Ken Klukowski

Sadly, some are exploiting the Trayvon Martin shooting to target self-defense laws that protect innocent lives. These laws safeguard law-abiding and peaceable citizens, and are not to blame in the tragic Florida incident. Stand your ground laws did not apply in that situation, and statements to the contrary are irresponsible and misinformed.

In some states the law imposes a duty to retreat from physical confrontations. Whether in your home or on the street, if you fought back, you might be prosecuted as a criminal.

This duty was terrible law. It required you...