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George Zimmerman Live Blog

Trayvon Martin's DNA Not Found On Zimmerman Gun

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.02.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — Trayvon Martin's DNA was not found on the grip of George Zimmerman's gun, and Zimmerman's DNA was not found under the unarmed te...

Serious Skype Fail Disrupts Zimmerman Trial

The Huffington Post | Danielle Cadet | Posted 07.03.2013 | Black Voices

The George Zimmerman trial has had its fair share of both awkward and extremely tense moments, but Wednesday's testimony may have taken the cake. ...

Watch: George Zimmerman Acts Like A Cop, Talks Like A Cop, Is Not A Cop

The Huffington Post | Jermaine Spradley | Posted 07.03.2013 | Black Voices

"The suspect," a relatively innocuous phrase, but one that could hold great meaning as the trial of George Zimmerman, who stands accused of murdering ...

Judge Allows Zimmerman's School Records

AP | KYLE HIGHTOWER and MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 07.03.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Prosecutors will be allowed to present evidence about George Zimmerman's work in a college criminal justice course, which they say sh...

School Records At Issue In Zimmerman Trial

AP | KYLE HIGHTOWER and MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 09.02.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- The judge in the George Zimmerman murder trial will hear arguments from attorneys about whether to allow evidence about a college cri...

Judge Strikes Detective Statement On Zimmerman

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 09.01.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — A judge tossed out a Florida police detective's statement that he found George Zimmerman credible in his description of fighting...

Zimmerman's Lawyer Clarifies Ice Cream Photo

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 07.02.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Prosecutors have asked a judge in the George Zimmerman trial to conduct an inquiry into an Instagram photo of a defense attorney eati...

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George Zimmerman Trial Live Updates

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.10.2013 | Black Voices

The Huffington Post will be following the George Zimmerman trial and providing minute-by-minute updates of the proceedings in the Trayvon Martin case....

Detective Returns To Stand In Zimmerman Trial (LIVE UPDATES)

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 07.02.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- The lead police detective who investigated the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin in central Florida last year was to return to the wit...

Zimmerman's Account Of Fatal Evening Replayed For Jurors (LIVE UPDATES)

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 08.31.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Jurors in the George Zimmerman murder trial on Monday heard a recording of the neighborhood watch volunteer describing his fatal enco...

Zimmerman Trial Testimony To Begin In Week 2

AP | KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 08.31.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- Testimony in the second week of the George Zimmerman trial begins Monday with an expected shift by prosecutors toward witnesses that ...

Danielle Cadet

How Rachel Jeantel Helped And Hurt George Zimmerman

HuffingtonPost.com | Danielle Cadet | Posted 07.11.2013 | Black Voices

As witness after witness took to the stand this week in the George Zimmerman trial, each individual put a long-awaited face and name to the tragic sto...

Zimmerman Trial Enters Fifth Day (LIVE UPDATES)

AP | KYLE HIGHTOWER and MIKE SCHNEIDER | Posted 08.28.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- A neighbor of George Zimmerman who had perhaps the best view of the struggle between the neighborhood watch volunteer and Trayvon Mar...

Martin's Friend Describes Final Phone Call

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 06.28.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- A friend who was on the phone with 17-year-old Trayvon Martin moments before he was fatally shot by George Zimmerman testified that s...

Trayvon Martin's Friend Returns To Stand

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 08.27.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. — George Zimmerman's defense attorney insisted during several testy exchanges with an important prosecution witness Thursday that ...

Trayvon Martin's Friend Gets Emotional During Testimony

The Huffington Post | Danielle Cadet | Posted 06.27.2013 | Black Voices

Rachel Jeantel, the young woman who was on the phone with Trayvon Martin the night he was shot, testified on Wednesday at George Zimmerman's trial tha...

Zimmerman Trial Witness On Cries For Help: 'It Sounded More Like A Boy To Me'

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 06.26.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- A former neighbor of George Zimmerman testified Wednesday that she heard a boy's cry for help shortly before hearing the firing of a ...

First Eyewitness Testifies In George Zimmerman Trial

AP | MIKE SCHNEIDER and KYLE HIGHTOWER | Posted 08.26.2013 | Black Voices

SANFORD, Fla. -- George Zimmerman's neighbor described hearing movement from left to right behind the town-house in which she lived, and when she look...

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Zimmerman Jurors Shown Crime Scene Photos (GRAPHIC PHOTOS)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 07.12.2013 | Black Voices

Jurors in George Zimmerman's murder trial on Tuesday were shown graphic photos of Trayvon Martin's body while a police officer testified about trying ...

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Testimony Continues In Trayvon Martin Shooting Trial (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.25.2013 | Black Voices

Day two of testimony in George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial begins Tuesday -- one day after the attorneys' opening arguments seemingly flipp...

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Opening Statements In George Zimmerman's Murder Trial

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.24.2013 | Black Voices

More than a year after the shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin sparked controversy across the country, prosecution and defense lawyers will finally...

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Potential Jurors Quizzed In Trayvon Martin Slaying Case (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.20.2013 | Black Voices

George Zimmerman, the man accused of shooting an unarmed teen last year in central Florida, watched Wednesday as the prosecution began quizzing jurors...

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First Phase Of Jury Selection Completed In Zimmerman Trial (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.19.2013 | Black Voices

The first phase of jury selection in the trial of George Zimmerman concluded Tuesday with 40 prospective jurors cleared for further questioning in the...

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Potential Juror Excused After Saying Zimmerman Might Be Innocent (Live Updates)

HuffingtonPost.com | David Lohr | Posted 06.18.2013 | Black Voices

A prospective juror in the George Zimmerman case was excused Monday after he admitted donating $20 to Zimmerman's online legal defense fund. The pr...

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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...