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Ben Montgomery speaks on AM Tampa Bay radio show
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Ben Montgomery speaks on AM Tampa Bay radio show

Tampa Bay Times reporter Ben Mongomery talks about the Florida Statute 776.013 (3) - commonly known as the "stand your ground" law. A Tampa Bay Times survey, compiled from 31 Florida newspapers and public records, shows that the number of cases in which "stand your ground" has been invoked has climbed dramatically in the past year and a half. The analysis shows that police and prosecutors continue to apply the law unevenly.

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