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Richard L. Rosenbaum quoted in Huffington Post and USA Today on Trayvon Martin case

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Richard L. Rosenbaum

Richard L. Rosenbaum

Arnstein & Lehr Fort Lauderdale Partner Richard L. Rosenbaum was quoted in an April 9 article in The Huffington Post, titled “Trayvon Martin Case: Special Prosecutor Called Off Grand Jury, Will Decide Zimmerman’s Fate.” Richard was also quoted in an April 9 article in USA Today titled “Grand jury canceled in Trayvon Martin case.” The articles discuss the decision by Florida special prosecutor, Angela Corey, to not use a grand jury regarding the killing of Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman. Mr. Rosenbaum comments that deciding on charges without a grand jury is a fair way to sort out the evidence against Zimmerman and that it is a good sign for the defense.

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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 Trayvon Martin killing in Florida

Arnstein & Lehr Attorney Richard L. Rosenbaum

Richard L. Rosenbaum

Arnstein & Lehr Fort Lauderdale Partner Richard L. Rosenbaum was quoted in a March 26 article in USA Today, which was posted on Tampa Bay’s News 10. The article, titled “Shooter in Florida teen’s death fears for his life,” discusses shooter, George Zimmerman, who remains in hiding after he shot and killed an unarmed black teen, Trayvon Martin, which he says was an act of self-defense. Richard comments that Zimmerman is likely facing financial and emotional stress due to the media attention surrounding the case.

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