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Marissa AlexanderRico Gray

Stand Your Ground defense fails

8 May, 2014

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.

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