Trayvon Martin

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Mark Cuban Apologizes To Trayvon Martin Family

By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer (AP) — Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban apologized Thursday to Trayvon Martin’s family over his choice of words in a videotaped interview in which he addressed bigotry and prejudice. […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/23/2014

Protesters gather at the federal building in Sacramento to protest the Zimmerman verdict. (credit: CBS)

Rallies Held In Sacramento, Across Nation In Protest Of Zimmeman Verdict

One 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.

07/20/2013

File photo of President Barack Obama. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

Many Americans Resonate With President Obama’s Remarks On Race

Like 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.

07/19/2013

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California Has Similar ‘Stand Your Ground’ Wording As Florida Self-Defense Law

McGeorge 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.

07/16/2013

Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave

Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave – July 15, 2013

The Oakland A’s were the hot topic of conversation leading off the Monday edition of Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave after the A’s won two out of three over the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/15/2013

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State Worker Fired After Emailing Picture Calling Murdered Officer a Pig

A 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.

06/01/2012

Zimmerman

Zimmerman: “I’m Sorry For The Loss Of Your Son”; Bond of $150K Set

In 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.

04/21/2012

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Judge Reveals Possible Conflict In Zimmerman Case

There may be a conflict of interest involving the judge in the Travyon Martin shooting case.

04/14/2012

A press conference is held to call for justice in the February 26 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida, on the steps of City Hall Wednesday, March 28, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Allison Joyce/Getty Images)

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.

04/11/2012

Protesters rally in Sacramento during "National Hoodie Day" in support of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin. (credit: CBS13)

Small Sacramento Group Bears Rain For ‘National Hoodie Day’ Rally

Activists were holding “hoodie rallies” across the country Tuesday, including in Sacramento, in support of slain Florida teenager Trayvon Martin.

04/10/2012

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Local Rallies Held In Support Of Slain Florida Teen

Scores 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.

03/29/2012