second-degree murder

George Zimmerman was pulled over by police in Texas last Sunday morning (July 28), and told authorities he had a gun. Zimmerman lawfully owned the firearm used to shoot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year. After his acquittal on second-degree murder, the gun was ordered returned to the former neighborhood watch captain.

Juror B37 partially appeared on CNN’s Anderson Cooper 360 Monday (July 15) night. The elusive member of the all female group that found George Zimmerman not guilty for shooting Trayvon Martin, vaguely explained what swayed her vote, and race was not involved.

A Florida jury has found George Zimmerman not guilty. The group deliberated for several hours before coming to a conclusion Saturday (July 13).

Jurors in the George Zimmerman trial raised a question to gain clarification on the offense of mansalughter Saturday (July 13). The collective has been deliberaing for more than 12 hours, and will decide the fate of the Florida resident in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin last February. 

Prosecutor Bernie De la Rionda delivered closing statements in the George Zimmerman trail Thursday (July 11). Giving two-hours worth of information in a final push to get the accused killer convicted for the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, the veteran prosecutor called Zimmerman a “liar” who “killed his only eyewitness.”

Will George Zimmerman walk for the shooting death of Trayvon Martin? Yes, says  legal analyst Dan Abrams.

George Zimmerman is on day three of his second-degree murder trial in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman’s attorney kicked off the trial at the top of the week, stumbling during opening statements by making a “knock-knock joke.”

“These a–holes, they always get away.” Those are the words quoted by the prosecution Monday (June 24), opening the second-degree murder trial against George Zimmerman over Trayvon Martin’s death.

George Zimmerman will face an all female jury in the second-degree murder case for the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Jury selection started last week.

The father of George Zimmerman has a huge beef with the Black community, mainly because he believes them to be extremely racists. In the work,  Florida v. Zimmerman: Uncovering the Malicious Prosecution of My Son, George, released Friday (June 15) via Think Progress, Robert Zimmerman’s Sr. calls out just about everyone to blame for his son’s current […]

In the beginning phases of the high-profile case determining what could be a controversial verdict for George Zimmerman, a small win has come his way.  The judge presiding over the case ruled Thursday (June 13), that  jurors will be sequestered for the remainder of the trial.  

Early next week, George Zimmerman will go to trial in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. For over a year the public has been wrapped up in what has become one of the biggest racially-charged shooting cases in recent memory, and it’s enough to make a Zimmerman’s lawyer emotional.