Civil rights leader the Rev. Al Sharpton told a packed Baptist cathedral here Wednesday night that he plans to make Florida “ground zero” in the fight to repeal “stand your ground” laws around the nation between now and the 2014 elections.
“We intend to make the election in Florida and nationally about stand your ground laws,” said Sharpton, founder of the National Action Network, in a fiery sermon at the New Birth Baptist Church Cathedral.
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