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Michael Drejka is a Political Prisoner

Michael Drejka is a Political Prisoner

  By Thomas L. Knapp Just over a year ago, Michael Drejka fatally shot Markeis McGlockton in a Clearwater, Florida convenience store parking lot. On August 23, a jury found Drejka guilty of manslaughter. Drejka should never have been charged with a crime. Pinellas County sheriff Bob Gualtieri initially, and correctly, concluded that Drejka’s actions […]

‘Stand Your Ground’ | A Good Law for Bad Situations

‘Stand Your Ground’ | A Good Law for Bad Situations

  by Thomas L. Knapp On July 26, Michael Drejka shot and killed Markeis McGlockton in a Clearwater, Florida parking lot. Pinellas County sheriff Bob Gualtieri declined to charge Drejka, citing the state’s “Stand Your Ground” law. Outrage ensued. It was just an argument over a parking spot, some say, hinting that the whole thing […]

Zimmerman’s Defense Comments on President Obama’s Remarks

Zimmerman’s Defense Comments on President Obama’s Remarks

Viewpoint Published July 19, 2013 FoxNews.com Editor’s Note:  The Citizens Journal normally does not run news stories released by other news organizations, but the scope of this story is impacting our nation, state and county.  We would desire to provide a platform for constructive citizen comments. (above: July 5, 2013: George Zimmerman stands next to one […]