Professor Adam Winkler Comments on Florida’s Stand Your Ground Law in Trayvon Martin Case Discussion on NBC Nightly News

​March 27, 2012 – Professor Adam Winkler comments on the Trayvon Martin case and Florida's Stand Your Ground law in a NBC Nightly News segment with Brian Williams.

“The common law allowed you to use force to defend yourself or your home. So this law is called the Stand Your Ground law but it's really a stand someone else's ground law,” says Winkler.

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