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Marissa Alexander Rico Gray

Stand Your Ground defense fails

30 Apr, 2012

Gray changes his story in court, says he was scared of Alexander and the judge believes him. The judge denies her stand your ground defense telling the court:

She could have escaped her attacker through the front or back door.

The state offers Alexander a plea agreement, but she refuses it believing she will be vindicated at trial.