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# Stand your ground

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Turns out real dogs don't really like Google's robotic dogs
Even when it’s controlled by a human, they’re still not keen on them.
Elderly man cleared of shooting two intruders, killing one
It is the latest case to test the boundaries of stand-your-ground self-defence laws.
Off-duty Missouri police officer fires 17 shots killing teen - police say he fired first
St. Louis Police say the deceased man fired at the officer first.
Thousands gather for ‘Justice for Trayvon’ rallies across US
The rallies and vigils were held in at least 101 cities.
Obama: 'Trayvon Martin could've been me 35 years ago'
Obama has made his first comments on the Trayvon Martin case since George Zimmerman was acquitted last weekend of second-degree murder and manslaughter charges in Martin’s death last year.
Trayvon case: Video of teen's final moments among new evidence released
More than 200 pages of photos and witness accounts have been released in the controversial case which has stoked racial tensions in the US.
Woman sentenced to 20 years for firing warning shot
Florida judge rejected controversial ‘stand your ground’ defence.
Trayvon Martin shooter charged with murder after six weeks
‘Thank God’, the mother of Florida teenager Trayvon told reporters after weeks of public protests.