Ex-cop who shot man for texting in theater planning a "stand your ground" defense
Stand Your Ground really seems to encourage a shoot first, explain later method of resolution to conflict.
Curtis Reeves, Jr., a retired police captain says he feared for his life after the victim 'assaulted' him with a bag of movie popcorn.
Reeves told Pasco County sheriff's deputies Monday that Oulson stood up and struck him in the face with an unknown object when they were arguing inside a Wesley Chapel movie theater during previews. Reeves said he was "in fear of being attacked," according to an arrest affidavit.
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