Below are various links to articles, blogs and opinion editorials from within Florida that you will find very informative.
May 24, 2012 Neither racism nor guns is the problem by Rod Thomson, Editor-at-Large, YourObserver.com
May 23, 2012 Republican Party of Sarasota Poll Results – Do You Support or Oppose Florida’s “Stand-Your-Ground” Self-Defense Law?
May 10, 2012 “Stand Your Ground” by Jayer Williamson, North Santa Rosa
May 3, 2012 Governor Scott shoots down Tampa’s request to ban guns outside GOP convention Tampa Bay Times
Mayor Buckhorn’s letter can be viewed here.
Governor Scott’s response letter can be viewed here.
May 1, 2012 Viewpoint: Standing up for “Stand your Ground” Law, OpEd by incoming Senate President, Sen. Don Gaetz and Representative Matt Gaetz
April 27, 2012 Don’t diminish right of self-defense, by Will Weatherford special editorial to the Tampa Bay Times – Representative Weather is the incoming Speaker of the Florida House of Representatives
April 27, 2012 Marion Hammer fires back at anti-NRA piece in the New York Times, The Buzz from the staff of the Tampa Bay Times
April 15, 2012 NRA’s Marion Hammer stands her ground by Ann O’Neill, CNN
April 13, 2012 “The Castle Doctrine” and “Stand Your Ground” by John Corson
March 26, 2012 Gutsy Reminder From Democrat Rod Smith: “Stand your Ground” was Bipartisan by Nancy Smith, Sunshine State News
March 25, 2012 NRA ready to stand its ground over Stand Your Ground by columnist Marc Caputo, The Miami Herald