A Guy Is Using Florida's 'Stand Your Ground' Law Against a Five-Year-Old

A 30-year-old tennis instructor in Florida was arrested last year for hitting a five-year-old student with a racket.  Now his lawyer is citing the state's 'Stand Your Ground' law, and claims the five-year-old was the "initial aggressor."


Miami man claims self-defense against a 5-year-old boy 'armed' with a tennis racket

A Miami man accused of child abuse is using Florida's Stand Your Ground self-defense law to try to prevail against charges that he hit a 5-year-old boy he says was "armed" with a tennis rackuet.