Judge Kenneth Lester

Panel: Zimmerman Judge Should Be ReplacedThe judge presiding over the case of a former neighborhood watch volunteer charged in the fatal shooting of a South Florida teenager should be removed from the case, a three-judge panel ruled Wednesday.
Zimmerman's Attorney Asks Court To Ease Bond RestrictionsThe attorney for the central Florida man who shot and killed Trayvon Martin is asking a judge to modify existing bond restrictions so his client can travel out of the area.
Zimmerman To Claim IndigenceThe attorney for George Zimmerman, the shooter in the Trayvon Martin case, says his client is broke and he plans to ask a judge to declare Zimmerman indigent.
Zimmerman's Attorney To Present Self Defense Case In TrialAfter initially saying he would defend his client under the state's "stand your ground" law, George Zimmerman's attorney announced Monday that he believes case falls more under a traditional self-defense.
Judge In Zimmerman Case Not Stepping AsideThe judge presiding over the case of George Zimmerman, the Sanford neighborhood watch volunteer who shot and killed Trayvon Martin last February, isn’t going anywhere.
Arraignment Tuesday For Wife Of George ZimmermanAn arraignment is scheduled Tuesday for the wife of former neighborhood watch leader George Zimmerman.
State: Motion To Dismiss Judge In Zimmerman Case "Absurd"Less than a week after attorneys for George Zimmerman filed a motion to have the judge in the case removed, the state has fired back its response.
"Witness 9" Claims Zimmerman Sexually Molested HerThe State Attorney’s Office has released more information in their case against George Zimmerman, the Sanford neighborhood watch volunteer who shot and killed 17-year old Miami teen Trayvon Martin last February and the statement released by so-called “Witness 9” is quite shocking and includes allegations of child sexual molestation.
Zimmerman Attorneys Want Judge In Case RemovedThe second degree murder case of George Zimmerman took another twist Friday afternoon when Zimmerman’s defense team filed a motion to disqualify circuit court Judge Kenneth Lester from the case.
Zimmerman's Bond Set At $1 MillionGeorge Zimmerman, the Sanford neighborhood watch captain charged with second degree murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, has been granted a new bond of $1 million.
Judge To Decide George Zimmerman's Bond Status ThursdayThe judge presiding over the bond hearing for George Zimmerman is expected to deliver his ruling Thursday on whether he will allow Zimmerman to be released for a second time as he awaits trial.
Medical Report Documents Zimmerman's Injuries On Night Of ShootingGeorge Zimmerman's attorney released a report Tuesday showing the injuries he sustained the night he fatally shot an unarmed Miami teen at an apartment complex in Sanford.