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House Subcommittee to discuss Stand Your Ground law

Rep. Matt Gaetz is also defending Florida's Stand your Ground law.
Tomorrow, the House Criminal Justice Subcommittee will discuss two bills...

One would repeal the law.
The other would allow someone to fire a warning shot without giving the other party legal justification to kill them.
  
Gaetz heads the subcommittee and says he supports the law as it is.
Rep. Matt Gaetz/ (R) Fort Walton Beach: If people have meaningful reforms that they can offer that will keep the people of our state safe I'm eager to hear those reforms."

Rep. Ray Pilon/ (R) Sarasota: "I think there will be discussions on both sides of the issue."

A senate subcommittee, meanwhile, has approved some minor changes.