Connecticut Speaker Wants to Review State’s Self-Defense Laws

Connecticut House Speaker Brendan Sharkey wants to further analyze the…

Connecticut House Speaker Brendan Sharkey wants to further analyze the state’s self-defense laws so that a situation like the deadly shooting of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin can’t happen there.

Sharkey told The Associated Press on Monday he plans to consult with law enforcement officials and community groups to identify whether there are any issues with current state laws and, if necessary, address those issues during the new legislative session that convenes in February.

Read more at MiamiHerald.com.

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