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07/16/2013 10:30 am ET

Wyclef On Stand Your Ground Laws: 'A New Form Of Modern-Day Lynching' (VIDEO)

Grammy Award-winning singer/songwriter Wyclef Jean joined HuffPost Live Tuesday to discuss the aftermath of the George Zimmerman verdict and its significance. Wyclef, joining via Google Hangout from the Dominican Republic, told host Ahmed Shihab-Eldin that Florida's "Stand Your Ground Laws" that led to Zimmerman's acquittal are tantamount to a "new form of modern-day lynching." Following the verdict Saturday night, Wyclef released a video to a tribute song he wrote for Trayvon titled "Justice (If You're 17)."

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