George Zimmerman Trial

Florida Governor Rick Scott (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Gov. Scott Denies Demands But Protesters Persist

As a small group of peaceful protesters persist at the state’s Capitol Wednesday, Governor Rick Scott reiterated that he does not have plans to call a session to address Florida’s self-defense laws following the George Zimmerman trial, the man acquitted of charges in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin.

07/17/2013

Courtroom Jury Box Generic

Four Jurors From Zimmerman Trial Distance Themselves From “Juror B37″

Four of the six jurors who acquitted neighborhood watch volunteer of second degree murder in the death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin have issued a statement over comments made by a fifth juror to to CNN’s Anderson Cooper.

07/17/2013

Dozens of people of all ages and races with candles, signs and hoodies gathered at Miami’s Torch of Friendship in solidarity Sunday evening. (Source: CBS4)

Miami Candle Light Vigil For Trayvon Martin

Dozens of people of all ages and races with candles, signs and hoodies gathered at Miami’s Torch of Friendship in solidarity Sunday evening.

CBS4–07/15/2013

Zimmerman Trial React (Source: CBS4)

South Florida Reacts to Zimmerman Verdict

South Floridians expressed their feelings and emotions about the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin.

CBS4–07/14/2013

Miami Police (Source: CBS4)

Local Agencies Prepping For Potential Violence After Zimmerman Trial

Wednesday, around high noon, dozens of Miami Police officers lined up for riot training.

CBS4–07/10/2013

George Zimmerman waits for his defense counsel to arrive 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)

Gunshot Wound Expert Testifies In Zimmerman Trial

A gunshot wound expert hired by the defense in the trial of George Zimmerman testified Tuesday that Zimmerman’s account of how he shot unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin is consistent with forensic evidence.

CBS Miami–07/09/2013

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)

All Female Jury Selected For Zimmerman Trial

Six jurors, all women, have been chosen for the trial of George Zimmerman, the man charged in the fatal shooting of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin.

CBS Miami–06/20/2013

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)

Judge Reads Charge To Potential Jurors In Zimmerman Trial

Potential jurors for the trial of George Zimmerman, the man who fatally shot unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, started Wednesday with a Florida judge reading the formal charge against Zimmerman, and then later reminded by the prosecutor that the case will be different from what they’ve seen on shows like “Law & Order.”

CBS Miami–06/19/2013

George Zimmerman looks back at the gallery,  in Seminole circuit court on the first day of his trial June 10, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Jury selection will begin today as Zimmerman is charged with the second-degree murder of an unarmed teenager, Trayvon Martin.  (Photo by Joe Burbank - Pool/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Trial Attorneys Pick 40 Potential Jurors Tuesday

After seven days of interviewing potential jurors for the trial of George Zimmerman, the man charged in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, prosecutors and defense attorneys have selected a pool of 40 potential jurors for further questioning.

CBS Miami–06/18/2013

George Zimmerman, accused in the Trayvon Martin shooting, arrives in Seminole circuit court, June 7, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman is charged with the second-degree murder of Trayvon Martin.  (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Jury Selection Continues For Zimmerman Trial

Jury selection is expected to continue Tuesday in the second-degree murder trial of George Zimmerman for the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in February 2012.

CBS Miami–06/11/2013

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