Trial attorney Charles F. Coleman Jr. gives reasons for George Zimmerman acquittal

As a seasoned trial attorney, Charles Coleman Jr. was not surprised by the not guilty verdict following the George Zimmerman trial even though he shared in many citizens’ disappointment. “The verdict is consistent with (Florida) law, but it’s not consistent with justice,” Coleman said. “And that’s the difficult thing for people to reconcile. That’s a […]

George Zimmerman judge considers lesser charges

The judge in the George Zimmerman murder trial was asked by the prosecution to consider instructing the jury to with lesser charges when they begin deliberations on Friday. However, the prosecution wants the jury to also consider manslaughter and aggravated assault along with second-degree murder charge. If convicted of second-degree murder, Zimmerman could spend up […]

Things about Trayvon Martin you didn’t know

Despite the fact that deceased teen Trayvon Martin has cast a large shadow over the country — and has been talked about — for the better part of a year-and-a-half, especially the past three weeks, the public at large still has little idea about who the tall, gangly kid from Miami really was. Of course, […]

George Zimmerman trial: The prosecution’s opening statement

The prosecution and defense went head-to-head with their opening statements in the heavily scrutinized George Zimmerman second-degree murder trial in the shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin. The trial is taking place in Sanford, Fla. The state went first, of course, and prosecutor John Guy came out firing, accusing Zimmerman of shooting Martin “not because […]

What words George Zimmerman’s prosecutors can’t use in court

Now that an all-female jury of six white women and one Hispanic were chosen in the George Zimmerman second-degree murder trial of Trayvon Martin, attorneys on both sides of the courtroom are prepared to deliver their opening statements. But there are a few words, terms and phrases that prosecutors are barred from saying in court […]

The questions the potential George Zimmerman jurors are being asked

Many citizens are probably wondering why the jury selection in the George Zimmerman murder trial is taking such a long time — is well into its second week — and the final jurors haven’t even been picked yet. The prosecution and defense are being extremely meticulous in who is selected because many legal analysts believe […]

George Zimmerman’s father calls blacks ‘true racists’ in e-book

In what can hardly be called a coincidence, George Zimmerman’s well-connected father, an influential retired U.S. magistrate judge, released a highly inflammatory e-book that trains its sights on blacks as the “true racists” in the racially-charged . The book by Robert Zimmerman Sr., called “Florida v. Zimmerman: Uncovering the Malicious Prosecution of my Son, George” […]

George Zimmerman’s lawyers release video from Trayvon Martin’s phone

On the first day of the George Zimmerman second-degree murder trial in Sanford, Fla., Zimmerman’s lawyers released a tape that Travyon Martin recorded of two homeless men fighting. The clip, which Zimmerman’s attorneys say come from Martin’s cellphone, shows two men struggling with each other hear a bicycle. The voice on the tape is confirmed […]

Who’s who in the George Zimmerman 2nd degree murder trial

Former neighborhood watch volunteer, George Zimmerman, finally goes to trial almost a year-and-a-half after admittedly killing teenager Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla., igniting a national firestorm on race relations and Florida’s controversial “Stand Your Ground” law. Even though Zimmerman is the one with his life on the line, it will be deceased, Martin who will […]

George Zimmerman reveals strategy to beat Trayvon Martin murder rap

George Zimmerman’s legal team believes they can beat the second-degree murder rap for killing Trayvon Martin by picking a jury of older, professional and retired individuals who would be more sympathetic to the overzealous neighborhood watch volunteer. The team also wants individuals who haven’t watched much TV coverage of the unfolding drama that sparked national […]

George Zimmerman defense team trashing Trayvon Martin’s character

Trayvon Martin’s character was being summarily assassinated postmortem by the desperate defense team of George Zimmerman. In an effort to paint a portrait of a wayward and dangerous adolescent, Zimmerman’s defense have employed the following unscrupulous tactics against a dead teenage boy in order to get their client exonerated of a murder conviction: Zimmerman’s team released pictures […]

SCLC Hosting 55th Conference Where Trayvon Martin Was Killed in Florida

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference is hosting its 55th annual conference in Lake Mary and Sanford, Fla., the region near Orlando where George Zimmerman confessed to killing Trayvon Martin. Highlighting the annual convention will be a rally and march on Saturday, July 21 at 10 a.m. from a local church to the old Sanford courthouse where […]

George Zimmerman Lied About Killing Trayvon Martin, Police Officer Says

George Zimmerman is slowly sinking in legal quicksand. The initial story of self-defense in the killing of Trayvon Martin was not believed by the lead Sanford Police investigator who initially questioned him on Feb 26. So how is it possible that they could justify letting Zimmerman go free without charging him with any crime whatsoever? […]