Florida Woman Gets 20 Years For Firing Warning Shot

Marissa Alexander was sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing a warning shot to scare-off her abusive husband. Though she used Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law as her defense, State Attorney Angela Corey successfully prosecuted her for aggravated assault. Corey is the State Attorney handling the Trayvon Martin-George Zimmerman murder case.

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