When their baby was born too soon, weighing just 1 pound, 4 ounces, Kelley Benham and her husband faced impossible questions. Was the dream of a healthy baby too much to hope for, the cost of saving her too high? And if it was, did they have the strength to let her go?
Check out an investigation and database that sparked a statewide crackdown on unlicensed religious group homes.
Drug dealers, spurned lovers, a self-described vampire. They've all claimed self-defense under Florida's controversial law. Read our investigative stories and explore our database "stand your ground" cases.
Since 2009, the Times has been investigating allegations from church defectors and others who contend the leaders of Scientology are abusing followers.