I’m not a fan of Stand-Your-Ground laws which go too far (Florida, where I am). _However_, fact-finding and a trial _is_ warranted to determine if the shooting was justifiable.
In this case, the shooting was justifiable.
What’s wrong is the 453 days in jail. That is a very long time. What is very wrong is the lack of investigation by the local and district police and detectives.
Ugly racism from the group of attackers and from the police.
Defense attorney John Pike, the jury and the Judge all deserve thanks for ensuring justice prevailed for Stephen Jamal Spencer.