Florida judge denies 'stand your ground' defense in shooting

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) – A Florida judge has denied a “‘stand your ground” defense for a retired Florida police officer who fatally shot a man in movie theater over texting.

Judge Susan Barthle ruled Friday that 74-year-old Curtis Reeves must stand trial in the death of 43-year-old Chad Oulson. …

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