Cece McDonald is sentenced to male prison for killing Dean Schwartz while defending herself against Schwartz and friends' attack.
*In May, we reported a disturbing story of self defense that resulted in the arrest of CeCe McDonald who was defending herself against racist, homophobic attacks.
One of the attackers, Dean Schmitz, had a swastika on his chest and was the first to hurl racist remarks at the girl and her friends.
A scuffle ensued which resulted in Schmitz death. (more…)
Chrishaun "CeCe" McDonald attacked by racist homophobic assailants, but charged with murdering one of them during the assault in June 2011.
*The Trayvon Martin case brought light to the “Stand Your Ground” law that seems to have only protected George Zimmerman.
All of the other cases we’ve reported on this matter are all in the favor of the attacked. The newest case was a result of a transgender man defending himself against a racial/homophobic attack that resulted in the death of his attacker.
In Minneapolis, Chrishaun “CeCe” McDonald was walking to the grocery store with friends when she was taunted with racist and homophobic remarks by Dean Schmitz, 47, and two women. (more…)