Marissa Alexander now facing 60 years for warning shot at abusive husband

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.  — To further illustrate the infuriating incompetency and lunacy coming out of the state prosecutor’s office in Florida, Marissa Alexander is now staring at 60 years in prison for firing the warning shot from her handgun at her abusive husband that injured no one. As you recall, Alexander, 33, was convicted in 2012 on three counts […]

Florida pushing to legalize warning shots; inspired by Marissa Alexander

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Florida lawmakers have forged ahead with plans to pass a bill designed to make it unequivocally clear that people can show a gun, or even fire a warning shot, without being penalized with a ridiculously long prison sentence.The legislation, of course, was inspired mostly by the grave injustice the state prosecutors committed against […]