Day: August 24, 2019

Florida jury convicts white man in the deadly shooting of a black man involving the state’s stand your ground law

By Frederick H. Lowe BlackmansStreet.Today   Florida’s stand your ground law was seriously wounded on Friday, but only time will tell if its mortally wounded. A Florida jury found Michael Drejka, a white man, guilty of the manslaughter in the July 18, 2018, shooting death of Markeis McGlockton, an unarmed black man, during a fight over a Clearwater convenience store[Read More…]