Sanford Shooting

George Zimmerman leaves the courtroom during a recess in his trial in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Fla. Wednesday, July 10, 2013. Zimmerman has been charged with second-degree murder for the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (Gary W. Green/Orlando Sentinel)

Chicago Pastors Call For Peace In Wake Of Zimmerman Verdict

In the wake of the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin, Chicago’s African-American clergy are calling for calm.

CBS4–07/14/2013

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 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)

Week 2 Of Jury Selection For Zimmerman Trial

Jury selection resumed Monday in the trial of George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer charged with second degree murder in the death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin.

CBS4–06/17/2013

George Zimmerman (right) and his attorneys attend a pre-trial hearing on April, 30th 2013. (Source: CBS)

Last Hearing Before Start Of George Zimmerman’s Trial

During the last hearing before the start of George Zimmerman’s trial, Circuit Judge Debra Nelson denied a defense request to let a handful of witnesses testify confidentiality.

CBS4–06/06/2013

George Zimmerman (right) and his attorneys attend a pre-trial hearing on April, 30th 2013. (Source: CBS)

Zimmerman Won’t Seek Immunity Hearing Before Trial

What was expected to be a lengthy hearing got underway Tuesday morning in a Sanford courtroom as attorneys for the state and for George Zimmerman, the man charged in the death of Trayvon Martin, work through a number of motions.

04/30/2013

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

Judge: No Trial Delay In Trayvon Martin Case

On what would have been Trayvon Martin’s 18th birthday, a judge in the case of a former neighborhood watch leader accused of shooting the Miami teen has denied a defense request to delay the trial.

02/05/2013

File photo of George Zimmerman sitting in a courtroom last month. (credit: Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel-Pool/Getty Images)

Judge Denies Gag Order In Zimmerman Case

For a second time, a judge has denied the state’s request for a gag order in the case George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer accused of fatally shooting Miami teen Trayvon Martin.

CBS4–10/29/2012

Tracy Martin (L), Sybrina Fulton and Benjamin Crump, the Martin family attorney on CBS This Morning.  (CBS News)

Trayvon Martin’s Parents Reject Zimmerman’s Apology

The parents of Trayvon Martin, the Miami Gardens teen shot to death in Sanford by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, said they can’t believe his said it was part of “God’s plan” during a televised interview.

CBS4–07/19/2012

George Zimmerman's booking photo from 6/3/2012.  (Source: Seminole County Corrections)

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.

CBS4–07/17/2012

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