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The Space Coast Progressive Alliance will host a Trayvon Martin and Stand Your Ground Forum, Thursday August 2nd, 6:30pm at the Henegar Center, 625 E. New Haven Ave., Melbourne, FL.
 
Does the Trayvon Martin case prove Florida needs to repeal the Stand Your Ground law?

The controversial  Stand Your Ground law was authored by members of the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC). The conservative corporate support organization also helped pass similar laws in 23 states by funneling support from corporate interests to state legislatures. 
 
Free and open to the public.
 
Presentation followed by question and answer.

Distinguished Panel to include:

John Alvarez - Democratic Candidate Florida State Representative District 53

Ryan Vescio, Democratic Candidate for State Attorney of the 18th Judicial Circuit in Brevard and Seminole Counties

Adrian Moss-Beasley, Deputy Sheriff, Democratic Candidate for Brevard Sheriff

Leonard Dean Ross - Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Coalition Of Melbourne FL

Robert Johnson President South Brevard NAACP

Danielle McMullen OFA Organizer, will be on hand to register voters and update voter ID's.

Start Time:

6:30pm announcements.

Groups: You're invited to make a 1-3 minute informal presentation on your mission, current or upcoming events, petition efforts, etc. Bring literature and other materials to share. Info sharing & networking are the purpose of the evening!

Program begins at 7pm.

*The Space Coast Progressive Alliance is a public interest advocate for civil and personal liberty, the environment, health care, education, labor, peace, social welfare, financial stability and international harmony.

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Vicki Impoco

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