NORMAN — Award-winning debate teams from the University of Oklahoma Shannon Self Debate Program and the Northwestern University Debate Society will meet for a public debate 5 p.m. Saturday in Room 103 of Dale Hall, 455 W. Lindsey St.
The topic will be “stand your ground” laws, a type of self-defense law that gives individuals the right to use deadly force under certain circumstances.
For the debate, Northwestern will advocate the laws should be reformed, and OU will advocate they should be abolished. Three debaters from each school will participate.
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