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Ben Crump, the attorney for the Trayvon Martin family, joined Roland Martin this morning urging people to be aware of the states where the "Stand Your Ground" law is on the ballot this upcoming November. Here's the full list of the states below:

States that had Stand Your Ground Laws:

1. Alabama

2. Arizona

3. Florida

4. Idaho

5. Indiana

6. Kansas

7. Kentucky

8. Louisiana

9. Michigan

10. Mississippi

11. Montana

12. Neveda

13. New Hampshire

14. N.C.

15. Oklahoma

16. Oregon

17. S.C.

18. S. Dakota

19. Tennessee

20. Texas

21. Utah

22. Washington

23. West Virginia

24. Georgia

States have Passed SYG Laws Since the shooting:

25. Connecticut

26. Maine

27. Missouri

28. Pennsylvania

29. Rhode Island

30. Wisconsin

32. Wyoming

States that have Proposed SYG Laws on the Ballot for November:

33. Alaska

34. Illinois

35. Iowa

36. Massacchusetts

37. Nebraska

38. New York

39. Ohio

40. Virginia

States that have State Representatives that Proposed SYG Laws, but didn’t make The Ballot this time:

41. California

42. Colorado

43. Minnesota

44. New Mexico

45. Washington D.C.

46. Arkansas

Is your state on the list? Crump wants voters to be aware of the potential impact of having a "Stand Your Ground" law enacted in your state. The Martin family is also an advocate against the law because they do not want other families to have to undergo what they did with the death of their son Trayvon Martin.

Click Here to Listen to Attorney Ben Crump's full interview with Roland Martin.

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