Ted Cruz Defends Stand Your Ground, Says Lawmakers Want To 'Exploit' Trayvon Martin's Death

October 30, 2013   // 0 Comments

  Sabrina Siddiqui WASHINGTON -- Sen. Ted Cruz accused lawmakers Tuesday of exploiting the shooting death of Trayvon Martin to advance their own political agenda at a Senate hearing on stand your ground laws. The Texas Republican questioned the purpose of the Senate Judiciary Committee's hearing -- its first on stand your ground laws since George Zimmerman was acquitted in July in the 20...

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