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Richard L. Rosenbaum quoted in The Tucson Insider on stand-your-ground laws

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Richard L. Rosenbaum

Richard L. Rosenbaum

Arnstein & Lehr Fort Lauderdale Partner Richard L. Rosenbaum was quoted in a March 21 article in The Tucson Insider. The article, titled “Debate triggered over stand-your-ground laws” discusses the public outcry after the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin to change or repeals Florida’s “stand your ground” law that allows citizens to use deadly force against someone else if they fear for their life, without the need to retreat if threatened or attacked. Mr. Rosenbaum comments that the law has helped people with self-defense grounds that otherwise would have been found guilty.

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Richard L. Rosenbaum quoted in USA Today on “Stand your ground” laws

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Richard L. Rosenbaum

Richard L. Rosenbaum

Arnstein & Lehr Fort Lauderdale Partner Richard L. Rosenbaum was quoted in a March 21 article in USA Today. The article, “Florida case reignites debate over stand-your-ground laws,” discusses a law in at least 21 states that allows citizens to use deadly force without attempting to retreat when threatened outside the home. Mr. Rosenbaum comments that the law has been great for defense lawyers since it has helped a lot of people get off on self-defense that would have been found guilty.

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