Comment: Here is an example

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Here is an example

Of sort of a similar case, except the person defending himself was black, and the person shot was a white teenager. If NY had the stand your ground case he probably would have been not guilty, but instead the governor pardoned him after 5 months in Jail. The hypocrisy is stunning, as is the impact of perceived history on people's thinking.

http://www.nytimes.com/2010/12/24/nyregion/24commute.html?_r=0