Monthly Archives: July 2013
Mount Vernon – Baltimore, MD
Only if Zimmerman was on his way to lynch Trayvon Martin because he was Black could race be taken into consideration. Under this colorblind legal denial of race, Zimmerman’s racial stalking was separated away from the narrow criminal rules of self-defense and stand-your-ground. So racial stalking was off the table.
READ/SIGN PETITION: http://www.change.org/petitions/ohio-house-republicans-ohio-governor-john-kasich-keep-stand-your-ground-out-of-ohio-kill-ohio-house-bill-203 In the midst of George Zimmerman’s verdict, various organization, especially in the black community, have taken arms in stopping “Stand Your Ground” legislation from passing in any more states. Since Florida became the first state to pass an explicit stand your ground law, more than 30 others have passed some version of […]