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Florida sheriffs: Keep "Stand Your Ground" as written

Monday, August 12, 2013

The Florida Sheriffs Association is no longer neutral on the state's controversial "stand your ground" law.
Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd, the new president of the association, announced Friday that members agreed earlier this week without opposition to support the law "as currently written."

Read the article: The News Press (Fort Myers, Fla.)


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