The verdict may have been right, but it was unjust. And, yes, race was a factor.
Street Corner Soapbox: Stand Your Ground
by Jay Stevens7/11/2012, 5:00 AM
In the wake of the Trayvon Martin shooting, a number of people have taken a closer look at Florida's "Stand Your Ground" law, which was used by Martin's shooter, George Zimmerman, to initially evade prosecution.