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To: longtermmemmory; Dr. Bogus Pachysandra

It appears to me that there are only three things that need to be met for George Zimmerman to be granted immunity from prosecution and civil action according to those Florida statutes:

1]Was he in a place where he had a right to be???

Yes —————— on a public sidewalk of his place of residence

2]Was he engaged in any unlawful activity at the time???

No -—————— and he was even on the phone with 911 expecting them to arrive

3]Did he reasonably believe that the use of deadly force
was necessary to prevent his imminent death, great bodily harm to himself, or the imminent commission of a forcible felony.

Yes —————— as the injuries to his face and head attest along with his screams for help on the 911 calls, the eyewitness accounts that Martin was on top of him, the abrasions on Martin’s knuckles, and forensic evidence showing that Martin was on top of him at the time of the shooting.

I don’t know what more there is that this judge needs to consider — but I’m sure she will do her best to try to find it.


27 posted on 02/24/2013 3:30:16 PM PST by Uncle Chip
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To: Uncle Chip
Another component of Zimmerman's account, and this goes to his belief that resort to deadly force was imminent, is that Martin saw the firearm, and moved (and spoke) in a way that caused Zimmerman to believe his own gun was going to be used against him.

It is possible to be justified in shooting somebody, even if you have ZERO injuries as a result of the confrontation. If somebody pulls a gun on you, or shoots and misses, you can shoot back.

35 posted on 02/25/2013 12:03:50 PM PST by Cboldt
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