Don West

George Zimmerman glances back at the back of the courtroom during his trial in Seminole circuit court June 26, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. (Photo by Jacob Langston-Pool/Getty Images)

Week 1 In Zimmerman Trial In The Books

The first week of George Zimmerman’s second-degree murder trial wrapped up with testimony from two neighbors and a police officer that seemed to bolster the defense’s argument that he was pinned on his back by Trayvon Martin before shooting the teen.

CBS Miami–06/29/2013

George Zimmerman prepares to exit court for the day in his trial in Seminole circuit court June 27, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder for the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Jacob Langston-Pool/Getty Images)

Neighbor Describes Tussle Between Trayvon & Zimmerman

On the fifth day of testimony for the trial of George Zimmerman, the man charged in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, two neighbors as well as a police officer took the stand seemingly bolstering Zimmerman’s contention that he was on his back being straddled by Martin during the February confrontation.

CBS Miami–06/28/2013

(Photo by Jacob Langston-Pool/Getty Images)

Trayvon Martin’s Friend Returns To Stand For Questioning

The prosecution’s key witness, a friend of Trayvon Martin’s who was on phone with him before he was shot, took the stand for a second day in the trial of George Zimmerman, the man who fatally shot Martin in February of 2012.

CBS4–06/27/2013

George Zimmerman (R) is greeted by defense attorney Mark O'Mara in Seminole circuit court, on the 11th day of his trial June 24, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Today prosecutors began with their opening statements. Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder for the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.  (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Prosecution Puts Key Witness On Stand In Zimmerman Trial

One of the last people to speak to Trayvon Martin before he was shot to death by George Zimmerman in a gated Sanford town-home community has taken the stand.

CBS4–06/26/2013

George Zimmerman (R) is greeted by defense attorney Mark O'Mara in Seminole circuit court, on the 11th day of his trial June 24, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Today prosecutors began with their opening statements. Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder for the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.  (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

911 Calls At Issue In Zimmerman Trial

Prosecutors in the trial of George Zimmerman, who is charged with second murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, are trying to convince the judge to allow his previous calls to 9-1-1 to be entered into evidence.

CBS Miami–06/25/2013

George Zimmerman leaves the courtroom during a recess in Seminole circuit court on the 7th day of his trial June 18, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

First Witnesses Take Stand In Zimmerman Trial

Opening statements have wrapped in the trial of George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer charged with second-degree murder in the death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin.

CBS4–06/24/2013

George Zimmerman (left) arrives with his lead counsel, Mark O'Mara, for a hearing in Seminole circuit court.  (Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel) newsgatePOOL

Lawyer: George Zimmerman Defense Funds Nearly Gone

With less than two weeks to go before George Zimmerman goes on trial for the shooting death of unarmed Miami teen Trayvon Martin, Zimmerman’s defense fund is almost depleted, his defense attorneys said Wednesday.

CBS Miami–05/29/2013

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