Quantcast
Home » Topics » Trayvon Martin (Page 5)

Watch: Protesters rally in support of Trayvon Martin across the nation

While conservative pundits insisted that demonstrations against Saturday’s acquittal of George Zimmerman for his role in the death of Trayvon Martin would be “lynch mobs,” what took place, instead, were gatherings and marches around the country, including some where police seemingly took on the more aggressive role. New York City,…

Hundreds protest in New York over Zimmerman acquittal

Hundreds protested in New York on Sunday against the acquittal of neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman, a day after his trial for killing unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin ended in Florida. Many who gathered in Union Square brandished signs bearing a portrait of Martin and some, despite the sweltering July heat,…

Trayvon’s pastor: Zimmerman verdict is ‘our Medgar Evers moment’

In a Sunday afternoon press conference, members of Trayvon Martin’s church in Florida called for peace, understanding, healing and, most importantly, remembrance in the wake of the not guilty verdict for George Zimmerman. Video of the press conference shot by The Sun Sentinel featured Antioch Missionary Baptist Church Pastor Arthur…

Obama: Trayvon Martin’s death was a tragedy for America, but a jury has spoken

President Barack Obama issued a statement on Sunday urging compassion and respect for the law following George Zimmerman’s not guilty verdict. The death of Trayvon Martin was a tragedy. Not just for his family, or for any one community, but for America. I know this case has elicited strong passions.…

Jury finds George Zimmerman not guilty

A six-woman jury in Seminole County, Florida found George Zimmerman not guilty late Saturday for the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Closing arguments in the case ended Friday, with the jury pausing during deliberations on Saturday to ask Judge Debra Nelson for clarification on their instructions regarding manslaughter charges…

Watch live: George Zimmerman trial

George Zimmerman faces charges of second-degree murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Editor’s note: This is a live feed of a criminal trial and may contain graphic imagery and language that could offend some viewers. Watch live, broadcast via NBC News on July 12.…

Watch live: George Zimmerman trial continues after defense rests

George Zimmerman faces charges of second-degree murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Editor’s note: This is a live feed of a criminal trial and may contain graphic imagery and language that could offend some viewers. Watch live, broadcast on NBC News on July 11.…

George Zimmerman won’t testify in his defense

In what may be his last utterances in the Trayvon Martin murder trial, former neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman said Wednesday afternoon he had made the decision not to testify in his own defense. Florida circuit court Judge Debra Nelson asked…  …

Watch live: George Zimmerman trial

George Zimmerman faces charges of second-degree murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Editor’s note: This is a live feed of a criminal trial and may contain graphic imagery and language that could offend some viewers. Watch live, broadcast via NBC News on July 10.…

Watch live: Zimmerman trial of second-degree murder charges in killing of Trayvon Martin

Neighborhood watchman George Zimmerman faces charges of second-degree murder in Sanford, Florida for the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. [Ed. note: This is a live feed of a criminal trial and may contain graphic imagery and language that could offend some viewers.] Watch live, broadcast via NBC News on July…

Google+