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Suzie Lehor
Suzie Lehor

The Law Needs To Be Repealed PERIOD!

Suzie Lehor
Suzie Lehor
  • Suzie Lehor

Invading someone's home is different!

Tonie R. Del Castillo
Tonie R. Del Castillo

I don't feel they should repeal the law, I DO think there should be cut and dry ways of using it as defense. The person should not be abel to chase the person whom they claim to be protecting them selves from and then say it was self defense. And it should be protocol for the 911 to advise them (the caller) against following the person or confronting the person. And if the caller goes against this advise, they could be seen as the aggressor. There is no reason why people should not be able...

I don't feel they should repeal the law, I DO think there should be cut and dry ways of using it as defense. The person should not be abel to chase the person whom they claim to be protecting them selves from and then say it was self defense. And it should be protocol for the 911 to advise them (the caller) against following the person or confronting the person. And if the caller goes against this advise, they could be seen as the aggressor. There is no reason why people should not be able to protect them selves from harm, yet there are those out there who always look for a way to use the law in the wrong way. It should be clear that being the aggressor and trying to would not be tolerated.

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  • Tonie R. Del Castillo

Tonie>>Agree,,agree!!

Deryck Sterne
Deryck Sterne

I do not live in the United States of America, yet I believe that this Law needs to be reviewed. The Powers that be are ordained of God. Hence the Laws that exist should be made to protect vulnerable individuals. That Law should not make it easy for haters, gangsters, racists, vigilantes or anyone to bear arms to execute an action against someone who may not be a threat. The existing Law makes it easy for someone to be terminated by someone who could possibly place personal determination on a situation which another would assess differently.

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  • Deryck Sterne

Deryck Sterne.. This law does need to b reviewed, specified more closely and handled Case by Case.

Chris Linford
Chris Linford

Why does a neighbourhood watch volunteer require a gun? Your gun laws are wacked! Take a look at global statistics and anyone can see that more Americans are being killed by people with guns for many stupid so called reasons, than all the developed nations combined. The "stand your ground law" seems to pretty much enable a person with a gun, whether trained or not, to shoot pretty much anybody if they feel they are in danger. It is very easy to say you were in danger especially when the...

Why does a neighbourhood watch volunteer require a gun? Your gun laws are wacked! Take a look at global statistics and anyone can see that more Americans are being killed by people with guns for many stupid so called reasons, than all the developed nations combined. The "stand your ground law" seems to pretty much enable a person with a gun, whether trained or not, to shoot pretty much anybody if they feel they are in danger. It is very easy to say you were in danger especially when the other guy is dead! Give your collective heads a shake! Let the guy take the car stereo and let law enforcement do what they do. Get the insurance money and get another stereo maybe this time with a car alarm.

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  • Chris Linford

Exactly Chris,,,

Fran Balsis
Fran Balsis

Repeal NOW

Lynwood Norris
Lynwood Norris
  • Fran Balsis

YES! LORD LET EVERYBODY KNOW, I LOVE YOU! I AM NOT ASHAME OF THE GOSPLE!

Bruce Connell
Bruce Connell

I think people need to understand what the "Stand Your Ground" law really means. Prior to its passage, the law in Florida REQUIRED you to RUN regardless of the circumstances. If a person came up to you and punched you in the face you were required to RUN. You had NO right of self-defense at all. If you punched the guy back then the police would arrest and charge BOTH OF YOU. I have talked to police officers who actually had to arrest bopth parties and they thought it was really dumb. ...

I think people need to understand what the "Stand Your Ground" law really means. Prior to its passage, the law in Florida REQUIRED you to RUN regardless of the circumstances. If a person came up to you and punched you in the face you were required to RUN. You had NO right of self-defense at all. If you punched the guy back then the police would arrest and charge BOTH OF YOU. I have talked to police officers who actually had to arrest bopth parties and they thought it was really dumb. "Stand Your Gropund" is a political term applied to the law by a politician, all it really does is restore the right of self defence in FLorida. Do you really want to repeal the right of self-defense?

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  • Bruce Connell

Yes to self defense..No to Stalking!!

Francine Molay
Francine Molay

My father was a marine and a long time hunter. He had no use for handguns and saw no reason for anyone to have them or semi-automatics. The long standing legal tradition has been to not stand your ground. Losing you property is not worth losing your life over. In a struggle more people with handguns are likely to have them used against themselves or have someone in the home shot (i.e, children picking up unsecured guns and shooting themselves. The law was passed with language from ALEC not...

My father was a marine and a long time hunter. He had no use for handguns and saw no reason for anyone to have them or semi-automatics. The long standing legal tradition has been to not stand your ground. Losing you property is not worth losing your life over. In a struggle more people with handguns are likely to have them used against themselves or have someone in the home shot (i.e, children picking up unsecured guns and shooting themselves. The law was passed with language from ALEC not from citizens so if the people of florida are happy being ruled by an oligarchy, I'll be happy to avoid the state, even though I have relatives there, rather than risk being shot by some yahoo.

Jackie Cox
Jackie Cox
  • Francine Molay

it must be true otherwise you would not have stated the words eh ?

Seán Smith
Seán Smith

I wish not to offend any person living in the USA by my remarks but if an injustice is commited then it is an injustice againest us all where ever we live. Mr Perry and Mr Hollander wish me to "butt" out as they put it because I don't live in America, and they are entitled to their opinon so perhaps the two of them have written to their goverment to "butt out" of Iraq or wherever young American lives are being wasted in senseless wars.as for Mr Perrys use of the Holy Bible to condone these...

I wish not to offend any person living in the USA by my remarks but if an injustice is commited then it is an injustice againest us all where ever we live. Mr Perry and Mr Hollander wish me to "butt" out as they put it because I don't live in America, and they are entitled to their opinon so perhaps the two of them have written to their goverment to "butt out" of Iraq or wherever young American lives are being wasted in senseless wars.as for Mr Perrys use of the Holy Bible to condone these acts did not Jesus say that he came to change the law, to turn the other cheek and to love your neighbour, as for his remark about not knowing about how hard it is to raise children I live in Belfast, Northern Ireland, lived through the worse of "The Troubles"had a relative shot dead, had a pistol put to my head only for it to jam and lucky enough to make my escape, whilst shopping had bombs going off in the town centre, had a bomb go off near my house while coming back from work not knowing if my wife and son were alive or not, was forced from my job because of intimidation because of my republican views, had a fellow worker shot at and was wounded because he was not the "right" religion and I still instilled in my son that everyone has the right to life and no-one should have the right to just take it away aimlessly so I think I do have some regard in how hard it is to raise children through troubled times Mr Perry. no matter what I wish you well and that something like the subject we are discussing does not happen to you or your loved ones, good luck and take care Seán Smith.

Ted Perry
Ted Perry
  • Seán Smith

yes you are right we do need to take care of our neighbors but that do nt mean to let somebody come in and harm them or better yet if you was over here and get jumped and i m standing there wathching these guys doing you bodly harm because they want your watch because they need a fix i do nt think so and and i spent time in the army so just because one person does it that dont mean me and my family should have to suffer for it as for being over sea s im with them all the way they asked us...

yes you are right we do need to take care of our neighbors but that do nt mean to let somebody come in and harm them or better yet if you was over here and get jumped and i m standing there wathching these guys doing you bodly harm because they want your watch because they need a fix i do nt think so and and i spent time in the army so just because one person does it that dont mean me and my family should have to suffer for it as for being over sea s im with them all the way they asked us for help we did nt just go over ive lost family members over there and ww 2 korea my daugther was raped by a cop yet again my kids learn to shoot from the time they are old enough not to kill but to protect themselves my daugther that was raped did not have that learning because she did not live with me she s got to live with that but not anymore she carries a gun not to kill but to protect

Dan Allen
Dan Allen

I am 110% in favor of this law, but I still think an investigation should be done on all cases of death, and if the person left alive, cannot prove he or she had just cause for what they did, then they should be punished as a criminal! I assure you, that if more criminals were KILLED, there would soon be less criminals! Just because Treyvon is black, certainly does not make him less guilty of being a criminal, or a repeat criminal, that needed to be killed! Sure saves us taxpayers a lot...

I am 110% in favor of this law, but I still think an investigation should be done on all cases of death, and if the person left alive, cannot prove he or she had just cause for what they did, then they should be punished as a criminal! I assure you, that if more criminals were KILLED, there would soon be less criminals! Just because Treyvon is black, certainly does not make him less guilty of being a criminal, or a repeat criminal, that needed to be killed! Sure saves us taxpayers a lot of money, and the criminal's rights are taken away, as should be, instead of coddling them like a bad infant!

Dan Allen
Dan Allen
  • Dan Allen

Absolutely NOT!!!!!! The hero here, has become the victim, due to false reporting by our socialist/marxist media!

Sarah Gee
Sarah Gee

I don't think it's being on the right track to blame a law for the killing of an innocent teenager. I can't see how that law would even apply to this case. It seems to me that Trayvon would have been within his rights if he invoked the law. After all, he was the one being pursued by what most definitely appeared to him to be an aggressive, dangerous person. The right of Americans to defend themselves against would be attackers is not the problem--nor should those rights be surrendered to...

I don't think it's being on the right track to blame a law for the killing of an innocent teenager. I can't see how that law would even apply to this case. It seems to me that Trayvon would have been within his rights if he invoked the law. After all, he was the one being pursued by what most definitely appeared to him to be an aggressive, dangerous person. The right of Americans to defend themselves against would be attackers is not the problem--nor should those rights be surrendered to anyone. From my perspective, I think the problem is one of race and deep, cultural attitudes of bigotry. I think the hard truth is that this case brings to the fore severe divisions along those lines and perhaps maybe even the desire to hide how badly this case was initially handled by the police there in an effort to avoid the riots and major social instability that knowledge would surely bring.

Kitty Greer Coughlan
Kitty Greer Coughlan
  • Sarah Gee

I don't understand how this asshat can get away with murder and claim self defense. He Perused someone - not self defense, but OFFENSE!

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