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Florida’s Stand Your Ground change unconstitutional, second Miami judge rules

The ruling adds to an ongoing legal fight over whether lawmakers overstepped their authority when they revised the law to shift the burden to prosecutors, who are now forced to disprove a defendant’s claim of self-defense in hearings mandated before any trial can take place.

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Billionaire Florida donor rails against Trump

He was a vocal opponent of Trump during the campaign and spent roughly $3 million backing Jeb Bush’s failed bid for the White House. His disapproval of Trump has not waned, and he is now directing his ire at Republicans who won’t stand up to the president.

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