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The families of Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis joined a group of several hundred demonstrators, headed by civil rights activist Al Sharpton, in a protest rally on the streets of Tallahassee against the "stand your ground" law which they said gives someone a license to get away with murder.  (Source: CBS)

Trayvon Martin’s Parents To Address Legislators On “Stand Your Ground” Law

The parents of Trayvon Martin and Jordan Davis are scheduled to testify Monday before a legislative committee considering changes to the state’s so-called “stand your ground” law.

03/10/2014

George Zimmerman at his bond hearing on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013. (Source: CBS4)

George Zimmerman: I’m Homeless & Broke

Aquitted last year in the death of Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman said he’s homeless, jobless and suffers from post traumatic stress disorder.

02/17/2014

George Zimmerman was arrested Monday, Nov. 18th, after Seminole Co. deputies responded to a disturbance call in Apopka.  (Source: Seminole Co. Sheriff's Office)

Deputies Found Guns, Ammo During Zimmerman Arrest

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.

11/26/2013

Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin, answers questions during a  press conference with members of the National Bar Association in which they were calling for a repeal of Florida's Stand Your Ground Law at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach July 29, 2013 in Miami Beach, Florida. . Fulton's son Trayvon was killed during a struggle with neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman in February of 2012. (Photo by Angel Valentin/Getty Images)

Trayvon Martin’s Mom: Clarify Stand Your Ground Laws

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.

CBS Miami–10/29/2013

SANFORD, FL - JUNE 24: George Zimmerman arrives with his wife Shellie, on the 11th day of his trial in Seminole circuit court 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)

Shellie Zimmerman: George Treats Me Like I’m “Disposable”

Ever since her husband was acquitted in the death of Trayvon Martin, Shellie Zimmerman said he’s treated her like she’s “disposable.”

09/26/2013

(Photo by Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images)

Zimmerman’s Atty Wants State To Pick Up The Tab

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.

08/27/2013

Colin Powell

Colin Powell Calls Zimmerman Verdict “Questionable”

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.

08/25/2013

(Source:FAU) FAU Boca Raton campus

FAU Offers Course On “Stand Your Ground” Law

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.

08/22/2013

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Sen. Margolis Proposes 12 Member Juries in Felony Cases

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.

08/18/2013

(Source: CBS4)

Calls For “Justice” Mark 50th Anniversary Of March On Washington

The acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of 17-year old Trayvon Marting sparked nationwide protests calling for “justice for Trayvon.”

08/18/2013

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