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Zimmerman's wife Shellie pleads guilty to perjury, sorry for lying to court

George Zimmerman's wife Shellie pleaded guilty to a perjury charge for lying to a judge at her husband's bond hearing prior to his murder trail in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Last month, a Florida jury acquitted Zimmerman on charges of killing the unarmed 17-year-old at a housing complex in February 2012.

George Zimmerman found armed when stopped for speeding in Texas (VIDEO)

A police dashcam video released Wednesday reportedly shows the officer telling Zimmerman: "Don't play with your firearm."

John McCain joins Obama in calls for review of 'Stand Your Ground'

A top Republican lawmaker has joined President Obama in calling for a review of controversial "Stand Your Ground" laws after George Zimmerman was acquitted of second-degree murder in the death of Trayvon Martin. Senator John McCain of Arizona broke ranks with some in his party to call for a review of self-defense laws.

White victims of violence get coverage but black victims ignored

Commentary: Trayvon Martin’s murder was ignored until social media forced police action.
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Activists rally in Chicago's South Side for Trayvon Martin after the not-guilty verdict for George Zimmerman, who argued he shot the teen in self-defense. (Jonathan Gibby/Getty Images)
They are all famous: Chandra Levy, Elizabeth Smart, Laci Peterson, Natalee Holloway, Madeleine McCann, Caylee Anthony…. In addition to being victims, they all have something else in common. They are all white. Though we now have a black president and many more minorities in powerful positions than we did when these infamous crimes took place, we still shine a much brighter spotlight on white victims of violence. The crimes that are believed to hold the interest of the broadest audience — and that get made into Lifetime movies — still all have white victims.
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George Zimmerman verdict: Obama calls for 'calm reflection' amid protests (VIDEO)

Demonstrators in New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, San Francisco and other cities demanded "Justice for Trayvon" after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty of murdering unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin in a Florida town last year.

Feds consider civil rights charges against George Zimmerman

George Zimmerman was acquitted by the state of Florida in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin but he may face more charges at the federal level.  The US Justice Department said Sunday it would look into the case and consider whether to bring criminal civil rights charges against Zimmerman. The department opened an investigation into the shooting last year but stepped aside so the state could conduct its own investigation.

'Justice for Trayvon' shouts echo after George Zimmerman found not guilty of killing Martin

After a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty of second-degree murder in the Trayvon Martin case, the world watching reacted with empathy and vitriol.

George Zimmerman not guilty of murder in Trayvon Martin case (VIDEO)

George Zimmerman is not guilty of shooting and killing Trayvon Martin, a six-woman jury decided late on Saturday night in Florida. The jurors acquitted Zimmerman of second-degree murder and manslaughter, The Washington Post reported.

All-female jury seated in George Zimmerman trial

A jury of six women was seated Thursday to decide the murder trial of George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer charged with shooting an unarmed black teenager.

Defense photo shows bloody, swollen George Zimmerman

The full color, high resolution photo is the same as a grainy photocopy that was released earlier.
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