Florida Shooting Based on Self-Defense is the Fault of a “Hoodie”

Wow!  Really?!?  I just read an article that stated, “Geraldo Rivera finds real culprit in Trayvon Martin slaying: The hoodie.”  I am amazed. I am a Jacksonville Self-Defense Lawyer.  As a Jacksonville Criminal Lawyer, I have experience just about every … Continue reading

Jacksonville State Attorney Office to Prosecute Florida Self-Defense Case

Duval County Florida’s State Attorney, Angela Corey, has been appointed by Florida’s governor, Rick Scott, to prosecute the Trayvon Martin self-defense shooting case.  Although this Florida self-defense case is outside of Florida’s Fourth Judicial Circuit, Jacksonville’s State Attorney’s Office will … Continue reading

Florida Self-Defense Shooting Results in Focus on Florida Stand Your Ground Laws

Like many Jacksonville Florida Lawyers, I cannot seem to stop reading about the Martin-Zimmerman fatal, Florida self-defense shooting.  Yesterday, I wrote a Jacksonville criminal article about this Florida Stand Your Ground news story (Florida Self-Defense Case with a Firearm Results … Continue reading

Florida Self-Defense Case with a Firearm Results in Protest Over Florida Shooting

A recent Florida self-defense shooting has attracted mass media attention all over the nation and protests about this self-defense case in Florida.  Florida resident, George Zimmerman, shot and killed a Trayvon Martin, 17-year-old, black Florida teenager in Seminole County, Florida.  … Continue reading