On the day George Zimmerman was arrest earlier this month on domestic violence charges, Seminole County Sheriff’s deputies found he had five guns and more than a hundred rounds of ammunition with him.
WASHINGTON (CBSMiami/AP) —Sybrina Fulton, the mother of South Florida teen Trayvon Martin, spoke to a Senate panel Tuesday in Washington urging states to clarify their “stand your ground” self-defense laws.
Ever since her husband was acquitted in the death of Trayvon Martin, Shellie Zimmerman said he’s treated her like she’s “disposable.”
The legal team that won an acquittal for George Zimmerman in the shooting death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin plans to ask the state to pick up his legal tab.
The acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin has been called “questionable” by former Secretary of State Colin Powell.
The depth and scope of Florida’s so-called “stand your ground” self defense law will be the focus of a new course offered at Florida Atlantic University.
Under a bill filed by Sen. Gwen Margolis future felony life cases, such as George Zimmerman’s recent self-defense trial in the death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin, would require 12-member juries.
The acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of 17-year old Trayvon Marting sparked nationwide protests calling for “justice for Trayvon.”
Florida’s so-called “stand your ground” law has received support from the Florida Sheriffs Association.
The Reverend Jesse Jackson is standing by critical comments he made about Florida and has refused to offer an apology demanded by Gov. Rick Scott.