Sybrina Fulton: States Must Clarify 'Stand Your Ground' Laws

October 29, 2013   // 0 Comments

By LAURIE KELLMAN WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, is telling a Senate panel Tuesday that states must clarify their "stand your ground" self-defense laws. The laws, adopted in some form by at least 22 states, generally cancel a person's duty to retreat in the face of a serious physical threat. But the 2012 shooting of Fulton's unarmed son, Trayvon Mar...

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