Rallies Held In Sacramento, Across Nation In Protest Of Zimmeman VerdictOne week after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty in the death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, people gathered for nationwide rallies to press for changes to self-defense laws and for federal civil rights charges against the former neighborhood watch leader.
Many Americans Resonate With President Obama's Remarks On RaceLike the president, they too have seen people walk across the street and lock their car doors as they got near. They, too, know what it's like to be followed while shopping in a department store.
California Has Similar 'Stand Your Ground' Wording As Florida Self-Defense LawMcGeorge Law School Professor John Myers says Florida’s self-defense law that led to George Zimmerman’s acquittal is similar to California’s, with nearly identical language.
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State Worker Fired After Emailing Picture Calling Murdered Officer a PigA disturbing image of a fallen officer that showed up in his work email ended up getting a state worker fired, and now he is fired up.
Zimmerman: “I’m Sorry For The Loss Of Your Son”; Bond of $150K SetIn a surprise move, George Zimmerman took the witness stand at his bond reduction hearing Friday morning and made a brief statement directed at the parents of Trayvon Martin, saying he was sorry for the loss of their son.
Judge Reveals Possible Conflict In Zimmerman CaseThere may be a conflict of interest involving the judge in the Travyon Martin shooting case.
Zimmerman Charged With Second-Degree Murder In Trayvon Martin Shooting Second-degree murder charges against George Zimmerman were filed Wednesday afternoon in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, CBS News reported.
Small Sacramento Group Bears Rain For 'National Hoodie Day' RallyActivists were holding "hoodie rallies" across the country Tuesday, including in Sacramento, in support of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin.
Local Rallies Held In Support Of Slain Florida TeenScores of supporters showed up at William Land Park in Sacramento Thursday afternoon wearing their hoodies in support of Trayvon Martin, one of several events in the region honoring the slain Florida teenager.