| Jul 5, 2013
| 2:05 PM
At the George Zimmerman trial Friday, another state witness was drawing terrible reviews for letting the state down.
This time it was medical examiner Shiping Bao, who performed the autopsy on Trayvon Martin.
Bao was a train wreck for the state, Judge...
| Jul 6, 2013
| 5:17 AM
Thank goodness for the legal analysts. They do help us make it through the high-profile trials by explaining court procedure, analyzing the lawyers' strategies and assessing the witnesses' performances.
At the George Zimmerman trial, the most...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 6:06 AM
How is the George Zimmerman case understood?
CNN's Chris Cuomo explained it this way Monday morning: "You have a man [Zimmerman] who pretty much has proven, on the record at trial, said ugly things about people like Trayvon Martin, ignored the 911...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 1:08 PM
At the George Zimmerman trial, the testimony of key witness Rachel Jeantel generated wide interest and strong reactions Wednesday afternoon.
Her testimony was playing on HLN, CNN and MSNBC. Fox News Channel carried her for a while but cut to other news....
| Jun 27, 2013
| 8:30 AM
The state’s star witness in the George Zimmerman trial received terrible reviews Wednesday afternoon. But Thursday morning, 19-year-old Rachel Jeantel was getting sympathy.
Bob Fisher, a legal analyst for WOFL-Channel 35, said it was “...
| Apr 6, 2013
| 10:51 AM
About a decade ago, Florida leaders watched as prescription drugs began to wreak havoc across the country.
Drugs prescribed to treat pain became known as "hillbilly heroin," and in a matter of years, the epidemic found its way to the Sunshine State....
| Jun 19, 2013
| 1:23 PM
The topics in local public-affairs programming this weekend will range from the George Zimmerman trial to Bob Graham's take on current events to the intricacies of dog-bite insurance.
Graham, the former U.S. senator and Florida governor, weighs in on...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 2:21 PM
How good a day was Thursday for the defense team in the George Zimmerman trial?
TV's legal analysts were applauding defense attorney Mark O'Mara before and after the jury was selected.
"It was a really good day for Mark O’Mara," WOFL-Channel...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 12:52 PM
On day seven of jury questioning in the George Zimmerman trial, some potential jurors won raves but the prosecutor was getting mixed reviews.
Central Florida News 13 legal analyst Mark NeJame saw problems for prosecutor Bernie de la Rionda.
| Jun 13, 2013
| 1:32 PM
UPDATED: An often-tedious process turned unexpectedly involving Thursday in the George Zimmerman trial.
The people questioned in the jury-selection process had interesting stories to share and provocative things to say. I could imagine a Hollywood...
| Jun 9, 2013
| 9:21 AM
UPDATED: The George Zimmerman trial coverage in many ways will echo the Casey Anthony coverage that filled local television two years ago. Familiar faces during the Anthony coverage will log many TV hours in coming weeks.
Most stations will stream...