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Thomas Roberts

Florida’s Stand Your Ground law under fire

The George Zimmerman verdict has ignited debate over Florida’s “stand your ground” law, prompting protesters to flood Gov. Rick Scott’s office with a promise to stay put until the law is repealed. Plus, another controversial and tragic self-defense case is headed to trial in Florida. 46-year-old Michael Dunn is charged with first-degree murder in the shooting death last November of Jordan Davis, an African American teen the same age as Trayvon Martin. MSNBC’s Joy-ANN Reid, and Davis family attorney John Phillips joins MSNBC’s Richard Lui to discuss.

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