Legendary Philadelphia rapper Cool C gets execution date

“Hurry up and lay him on the table,” said Michael Caesar, son of slain Philadelphia officer Lauretha Vaird at a 2009 post-conviction hearing for Christopher Roney, better known as rapper Cool C. On Friday, Nov.21, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett signed the execution warrant for Roney to die by lethal injection on Jan. 8, 2015, for […]

George Zimmerman jury rules out 2nd-degree murder?

The jury in the George Zimmerman trial have probably ruled out second-degree murder as an option of conviction, according to CNN. The reason for this assessment is this: jurors in the murder trial of George Zimmerman have asked Judge Debra Nelson for clarification on the charge of manslaughter Saturday evening as they deliberate into the […]

New George Zimmerman Evidence Released

  Trayvon Martin’s DNA Not Found on Zimmerman’s Gun  A new batch of evidence has been released today in the case against neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman. The Sanford, Florida man who admitted to the February killing of Trayvon Martin, might have a bit of a debacle on his hands now that newly released evidence is […]

George Zimmerman Will Remain Jailed Until Arraignment May 29

George Zimmerman made his first appearance in a Florida court room today, the day after he was charged with killing Trayvon Martin. As previously reported, special prosecutor Angela Corey charged the 28-year-old with second-degree murder in the February shooting death of the unarmed 17-year-old boy. Zimmerman appeared in court this afternoon where he stood quietly […]

Trayvon Martin’s Mother Speaks Out About George Zimmerman’s Murder Charge

(CNN) “First of all, I want to say thank God,” said Sybrina Fulton, the mother of Trayvon Martin, upon hearing that her son’s killer was charged Wednesday with second-degree murder. “We simply wanted an arrest; we wanted nothing more, nothing less. We just wanted an arrest, and we got it and I say thank you, […]

George Zimmerman Charged With 2nd Degree Murder for Killing Trayvon Martin

George Zimmerman is being charged second-degree murder in the admitted shooting death of Trayvon Martin in late February. Zimmerman has already turned himself into  the Florida Department of Law Enforcement, according to his lawyer Mark O’Mara. Special prosecutor Angela Corey announced the charges at a special news conference in Tallahassee, Fla., the state capitol. Police […]