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#George Zimmerman

# george-zimmerman - Sunday 18 September, 2016

Man who shot at George Zimmerman faces 20 years in jail

Matthew Apperson testified that he acted in self defence.

# george-zimmerman - Thursday 19 May, 2016

George Zimmerman auctions gun he used to kill Trayvon Martin

Protests erupted in the US over the shooting of the unarmed black teenager in 2012.

# george-zimmerman - Friday 13 May, 2016

# george-zimmerman - Thursday 12 May, 2016

# george-zimmerman - Monday 11 May, 2015

Bullet missed George Zimmerman's head during shooting

He wasn’t badly injured.

# george-zimmerman - Monday 17 February, 2014

God is the only judge I have to answer to --- George Zimmerman

In a new interview, Zimmerman told CNN he saw himself as a victim and scapegoat — and that God would be his ultimate judge.

# george-zimmerman - Wednesday 5 February, 2014

George Zimmerman is going to fight DMX

Wait, what?

# george-zimmerman - Monday 18 November, 2013

George Zimmerman arrested after a disturbance call at a house in Florida

The man acquitted of criminal charges in the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin was taken to the jail for booking after a disturbance call at a house.

# george-zimmerman - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Why can't George Zimmerman stay out of the spotlight?

Since being acquitted of the murder of Trayvon Martin, Zimmerman has caused comment no matter what he has done.

# george-zimmerman - Tuesday 10 September, 2013

Wife of Zimmerman 'won't press charges' after domestic dispute

Shellie Zimmerman has said she won’t press charges.

# george-zimmerman - Friday 26 July, 2013

Juror in Trayvon Martin case says she 'owes his parents an apology'

A woman who was part of the jury that found George Zimmerman innocent says she feels he ‘got away with murder’.

# george-zimmerman - Sunday 21 July, 2013

Thousands gather for ‘Justice for Trayvon’ rallies across US

The rallies and vigils were held in at least 101 cities.

# george-zimmerman - Tuesday 16 July, 2013

America's history of racial killings and failed convictions

Was the Trayvon Martin case about race? Much of the media in the US says yes.

# george-zimmerman - Monday 15 July, 2013

'Justice for Trayvon' marches take place across America

Meanwhile, President Obama has urged calm.

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Good morning. Here are the nine stories you need to know as you kick off your day.

# george-zimmerman - Sunday 14 July, 2013

Protests across US as George Zimmerman acquitted of Trayvon Martin murder

The verdict has sparked outrage and protests across a number of US cities.

# george-zimmerman - Tuesday 25 June, 2013

Zimmerman portrayed as vigilante in Trayvon Martin shooting

Trayvon Martin (17) was unarmed when he was shot in Florida in February 2012.

# george-zimmerman - Friday 18 May, 2012

Trayvon case: Video of teen's final moments among new evidence released US This post contains videos

Trayvon case: Video of teen's final moments among new evidence released

More than 200 pages of photos and witness accounts have been released in the controversial case which has stoked racial tensions in the US.

# george-zimmerman - Monday 23 April, 2012

Zimmerman released on bail in Trayvon Martin killing case Trayvon Martin This post contains videos

Zimmerman released on bail in Trayvon Martin killing case

The neighbourhood watch volunteer has surrendered his passport and must observe a curfew while awaiting trial.

# george-zimmerman - Thursday 12 April, 2012

Trayvon Martin shooter charged with murder after six weeks Trayvon Martin This post contains videos

Trayvon Martin shooter charged with murder after six weeks

‘Thank God’, the mother of Florida teenager Trayvon told reporters after weeks of public protests.

# george-zimmerman - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Trayvon Martin case: Lawyers drop Zimmerman, say he’s ‘emotionally crippled’

George Zimmerman killed black teenager Trayvon Martin in February, claiming self-defence in a case that has sparked fresh debate about race in America and self-defence laws.

# george-zimmerman - Tuesday 10 April, 2012

Trayvon Martin killing: Prosecutor cancels grand jury hearing

The move means the decision to file charges will lie entirely with special prosecutor Angela Corey.