Skip to comments.Man Killed In Liberty City Shooting Dodged Murder Charge
Posted on 06/27/2012 9:43:13 AM PDT by SoFloFreeper
One of two people who died in a Liberty City shooting late Tuesday night made headlines three months ago when his lawyer beat a murder charge using a stand your ground defense...
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Last March, Garcia was granted immunity by Miami-Dade Circuit Judge Beth Bloom in the death of Pedro Roteta, according to CBS4 news partner The Miami Herald.
On January 25th, Roteta broke into Garcias truck and stole the radio. Armed with a knife, Garcia chased him down and stabbed Roteta once, killing him.
During the trial, Bloom ruled that Garcia was well within his rights to chase down Roteta to try and get his property back. She also ruled that Garcia acted in self-defense because Roteta had a swung a bag containing several stolen radios at his head.
If Garcia is excused, then GEORGE ZIMMERMAN SHOULD BE EXCUSED TOO!!!
Someone needs to get this to Mark O’Mara, or whoever George Zimmerman’s lawyer is...
It’s all about race. Given the exact same circumstances, if Zimmerman had killed another hispanic, he’d be free.
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