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David Lohr

Jury Selection Enters Second Week In Zimmerman Trial (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.17.2013 | Black Voices

The second week of jury selection in the George Zimmerman trial resumes this morning in Seminole County, Fla. Zimmerman is claiming self-defense in th...

The Ghosts Of Racism's Past

AP | JESSE WASHINGTON | Posted 08.15.2013 | Black Voices

Focus on the details, and the cases seem very different. One was killed by virulent white racists, the other by a part-Hispanic neighborhood watchman ...

David Lohr

Jury Selection Enters Day 5 In Zimmerman Trial (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.14.2013 | Black Voices

Jury selection in George Zimmerman's murder trial resumes in Florida on Friday, following four days of interviews with an interesting mix of candidate...

David Lohr

Jury Selection Enters Day 4 In Zimmerman Trial (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.13.2013 | Black Voices

The process of selecting a jury in the George Zimmerman trial enters its fourth day Thursday, in central Florida. Since Monday, 20 potential jurors...

WATCH: Jamie Foxx Talks Trayvon Martin

Posted 06.17.2013 | Black Voices

As jury selection continues this week in the trial surrounding the shooting of Trayvon Martin, many public figures have expressed their ongoing suppor...

David Lohr

Jury Selection Enters Day 3 In Zimmerman Trial (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.12.2013 | Black Voices

Jury selection for the second-degree murder trial of George Zimmerman enters its third day Wednesday, in central Florida. The defense team and pros...

David Lohr

Jury Selection Enters Day 2 In Zimmerman Trial (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.11.2013 | Black Voices

Jury selection enters a second day Tuesday in George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial in Florida. Zimmerman, 29, stands charged with the murd...

David Lohr

Pivotal Day In Trayvon Martin Case: Jury Selection Begins (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.10.2013 | Black Voices

Jury selection starts Monday in George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial in Florida. Zimmerman is back in court more than 15 months after he s...

What Zimmerman's Jury Will Likely Look Like

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 08.07.2013 | Black Voices
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

It was no accident that Zimmerman's attorneys never for a moment did what most defense attorneys do in highly charged, racially tinged cases. That's to ask for a change of venue.

Trayvon Martin Trial: What to Expect

Mark I. Pinsky | Posted 08.02.2013 | Crime
Mark I. Pinsky

Given the defense's theory of the case, a verdict of involuntary manslaughter might provide a conflicted jury an opportunity to arrive at a compromise, "split-the-difference" decision. Involuntary manslaughter is the trial's real battleground.

What if Zimmerman Gets an All White Jury?

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 06.27.2012 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

The Zimmerman case jury may be fair and impartial. But to pretend that racial bias doesn't exist in racially charged trials is self-serving and dangerous. His case could again cast an ugly glare on jury race bias.