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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.