self defense http://wesa.fm en Standing Your Ground in Pennsylvania http://wesa.fm/post/standing-your-ground-pennsylvania <p></p><p>The killing of Florida teen Trayvon Martin brought attention to stand your ground laws last year. A number of states have laws which dramatically expand the definition of self defense, often including personal property. So what do the self defense laws look like here in Pennsylvania? University of Pittsburgh Law Professor David Harris is currently part of an American Bar Association <a href="http://www.abajournal.com/news/article/aba_hears_testimony_on_stand_your_ground_laws/">National Task Force</a> on stand your ground laws, looking into their overall impact on society. Fri, 31 May 2013 23:35:19 +0000 Heather McClain 10593 at http://wesa.fm Standing Your Ground in Pennsylvania