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Insufficient foundation for self-defense claim (access required)

Where appellant shot and killed a man sitting on a railing outside of a grocery store, the trial court correctly concluded there was insufficient evidence that the man committed an overt act that would justify a self-defense claim. Appellant’s first-degree murder conviction is affirmed. Overview Appellant Jones drove to a grocery store, got out of the car, returned ...