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Appeals Court Finds Texas 'Stand Your Ground' Trial Unfair

AP | MICHAEL GRACZYK | Posted 12.19.2014 | Politics

HOUSTON (AP) — A Texas appeals court has ruled that a man convicted of murder after jurors rejected his "stand your ground" self-defense claim didn'...

Loud Party Killer Awaits Sentence

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 08.27.2012 | Crime

HOUSTON — Retired Texas firefighter Raul Rodriguez, armed with a handgun and video camera, had claimed he was standing his ground and had no cho...

Man Who Fatally Shot Neighbor Believed In Gun Safety: Witnesses

AP | JUAN A. LOZANO | Posted 08.26.2012 | Crime

HOUSTON — The wife of a man who claimed Texas' version of a stand-your-ground law allowed him to fatally shoot a neighbor told jurors Tuesday he...

Man Who Fatally Shot Neighbor Over Loud Party Faces Life Sentence

AP | Posted 08.25.2012 | Crime

HOUSTON — Relatives of a man who claimed Texas' version of a stand-your-ground law allowed him to fatally shoot a neighbor after an argument abo...