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    Posted March 22, 2012 by
    Arlington, Virginia
    This iReport is part of an assignment:
    One year since Trayvon Martin's death

    Riokay and 14 other iReporters contributed to Open Story: Trayvon Martin shooting
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    Stand your Ground Laws = Fear in me


    CNN PRODUCER NOTE     Riokay submitted this iReport using the new video commenting feature (linked on this story). He says he's not sure if Trayvon Martin's killing was racially motivated, but the idea of "stand your ground" gun laws scares him. 'I just definitely feel like it's a scary thing. As an African American I could be walking home from a bar somewhere late at night and someone could look at me and shoot me and not be prosecuted to the full extent of the law because of this rule.'
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    Uploaded on Thu, 22 Mar 2012 17:00:24 +0000

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