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WATCH: George Zimmerman's Lawyer Makes Jaw-Dropping Claim

The Huffington Post | Danielle Cadet | Posted 07.14.2013 | Black Voices

In the hours after the George Zimmerman trial verdict was released, both the defense and prosecuting attorneys answered questions about the trial and ...

Twitter Reacts To Zimmerman Verdict

Posted 07.14.2013 | Black Voices

As the world waited with bated breath for the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial, social media users remained actively commenting on the trial and ...

Zimmerman Trial Jurors Ask For Clarification

AP | Posted 09.12.2013 | Black Voices

From the AP: Jurors in the George Zimmerman trial have a question about the charge of manslaughter. The jurors sent the judge a note asking for ...

Zimmerman Trial Jury To Begin Second Day Of Deliberations

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.12.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — Neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman was cleared of all charges Saturday in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed...

Watch: The George Zimmerman's Entire Defense In Less Than Five Minutes

The Huffington Post | Jermaine Spradley | Posted 07.12.2013 | Black Voices

The George Zimmerman trial is now with the jury and, with it, the case against the Neighborhood Watchman currently facing second-degree murder charges...

Deliberations Begin In Trial Of George Zimmerman

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.11.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- With police and civic leaders urging calm, a jury began deliberating George Zimmerman's fate Friday after hearing dueling portraits o...

Jury Could Begin Deliberations Zimmerman Trial

AP | Kyle Hightower and Mike Schneider | Posted 07.12.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — When jurors begin deliberating in the racially charged murder trial of George Zimmerman, they will also be able to consider a lesser...

The Case Against George Zimmerman In Under 3 Minutes

The Huffington Post | Jermaine Spradley | Posted 07.11.2013 | Black Voices

The case against George Zimmerman, the Neighborhood Watchman currently facing second-degree murder charges after fatally shooting Trayvon Martin, an u...

Prosecution: 'He Assumed Trayvon Martin Was A Criminal'

AP | Kyle Hightower and Mike Schneider | Posted 07.11.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — George Zimmerman profiled 17-year-old Trayvon Martin assuming he was up to no good, and that led to the Miami teen's death, a prosec...

Judge Makes Big Decision In Zimmerman Trial (LIVE UPDATES)

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 07.11.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- A judge said Thursday that jurors in the George Zimmerman case can consider the lesser charge of manslaughter, but she delayed ruling...

Closing Arguments To Begin In Zimmerman Trial (LIVE UPDATES)

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 07.11.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Attorneys in George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial will be making their closing arguments. Judge Debra Nelson told prosecu...

Sanford's New Police Chief Prepares For Zimmerman Verdict

Reuters | Posted 09.09.2013 | Black Voices

(Corrects start of jury deliberation to Friday from Thursday, paragraph 6) By Daniel Trotta SANFORD, Fla., July 10 (Reu...

George Zimmerman Declines To Testify At Trial

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER AND KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 07.11.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) -- George Zimmerman has declined to testify in his second-degree murder trial. The judge asked Zimmerman what his decision was o...

Defense Winds Down Case At Zimmerman Trial (LIVE UPDATES)

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 07.10.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- George Zimmerman's attorneys are finishing up their defense of the Florida neighborhood watch volunteer charged with killing Trayvon ...

Expert Says Evidence Supports Zimmerman's Story

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.08.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- An expert on gunshot wounds hired by the defense testified Tuesday that George Zimmerman's account of how he fatally shot Trayvon Mar...

911 Call At The Heart Of The Zimmerman Trial

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 07.10.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Swaying jurors about whose screams are on a 911 call that captured the fatal struggle between George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin has...

Judge Allows Mention Of Trayvon Martin Marijuana Use

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.07.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- A Florida judge has ruled that jurors at George Zimmerman's trial may be told that Trayvon Martin had small amounts of marijuana in h...

Trayvon Martin's Father Testifies At Zimmerman Trial

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.07.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Trayvon Martin's father testified Monday that he never denied it was his son's voice screaming for help on a 911 call, contradictin...

Zimmerman Trial Prosecutors Aim To Block Defense Tactic

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.07.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Prosecutors have asked a judge to prevent George Zimmerman's defense attorneys from showing jurors a computer-animated depiction of h...

Defense To Continue Its Case In Zimmerman Trial

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 07.09.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Jurors in the George Zimmerman murder trial now will hear the defense's presentation after listening for two weeks as prosecutors mad...

Social Media Infiltrates Trial

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 09.06.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — Trayvon Martin's fatal shooting garnered worldwide attention when the man who fatally shot him wasn't arrested for weeks –...

Zimmerman Jury To Ponder Conflicting Testimony

AP | KYLE HIGHTOWER and MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 07.08.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Jurors in the George Zimmerman trial are heading into their weekend with a lot of courtroom drama and conflicting testimony to digest...

State To Rest Case In George Zimmerman Trial

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.04.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — The mothers of Trayvon Martin and George Zimmerman listened Friday to the same 911 recording of someone screaming for help, and ...

Trayvon Martin's Mother Testifies At Zimmerman Trial

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.04.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- The mother and brother of Trayvon Martin testified Friday that screams for help captured on audio of a 911 call came from the 17-year...

State Winding Down In Zimmerman Trial

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 07.04.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Prosecutors are winding down their case in George Zimmerman's murder trial after presenting forensics evidence and testimony aimed at...