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Florida / "Stand Your Ground" Case #1128622

ABC Evening News for Monday, Aug 13, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Coral Gables, Florida: Victor Oquendo) A reversal in the Florida Stand Your Ground case in which a white man, Michael Drejka, shot a black man, Markeis McGlockton†, after an argument in a convenience store parking lot examined; scenes shown of the fatal shooting now called manslaughter & of community protests. [McGlockton family attorney Michelle RAINER†- calls Drejka a murderer.] [McGlockton's girlfriend Britany JACOBS†- comments.] [Earlier, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob GUALIERI†- says there can be no arrest.] [Father Michael MCGLOCKTON†- reacts to the legal ruling.]

Muir, David;
Oquendo, Victor

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