A draft of a new bill Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is proposing has been obtained by the Miami Herald. The bill expands the current Stand Your Ground law.
The Stand Your Ground law gives a person the right to use deadly force (and does not have the duty to retreat) if they reasonably believe that such force is necessary to prevent the imminent commission of a forcible felony or prevent imminent great bodily injury or death to themselves or others.Here Are Some Of The New Items Proposed By Gov. DeSantis Criminal mischief that results in the “interruption of impairment” of a business, including looting, becomes a forcible felony. Enhance penalties for violent [...]