A judge denied a former Broward County Sheriff's deputy use of Florida's Stand Your Ground as defense in a case of a rough takedown of a teenager in Tamarac.
Yeah well and as I always say. I wouldn’t take the advice of half the attorneys out there because they lose their cases. Just as I wouldn’t take the advice of half the gun instructors out there as they lose their gunfights.Above is another example of the dangers of practicing “google law”, there is a big distinction between a defense and “affirmative defense”. An affirmative defenses is a matter of pleading and there are certain things you must affirmatively plead in your answer or they will be waived. A defense simply refers to a theory or technique in fighting the charge or lawsuit. As I always say, probably best to take your legal advice or explanations from a real lawyer.