| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:03 PM
SANFORD -- It was a startling moment at George Zimmerman's murder trial: Defense attorney Don West suggested that Trayvon Martin -- not the defendant -- was guilty of racial bias the night the two met on a rainy Sanford sidewalk and Zimmerman shot the...
| Jul 22, 2013
| 5:26 PM
George Zimmerman, the man recently acquitted in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, helped rescue a family from an overturned SUV last week, the Seminole County Sheriff's Office said Monday.
According to sheriff's spokeswoman Heather...
| Sep 29, 2012
| 3:54 PM
Robert Zimmerman Sr. arrived at the Orlando Sentinel lobby alone March 15.
He was so nervous that he was trembling. Sad and resigned, he discussed death threats his family had received.
But the father of George Zimmerman also was determined as he...
| Jun 22, 2013
| 11:35 AM
SANFORD — They have very different styles: Assistant State Attorney Bernie de la Rionda is fiery, dramatic and aggressive. Defense attorney Mark O'Mara is calm, laid-back and thoughtful.
On Monday, they will go head-to-head, de la Rionda trying to...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 3:54 PM
SANFORD - Two days after his son Trayvon had been shot, Tracy Martin wanted answers about why the killer, George Zimmerman, had not been arrested.
So Tracy Martin went to the Sanford Police Department and met with investigators.
Lead detective Chris...
| Jun 24, 2013
| 4:21 PM
SANFORD - When court resumes Tuesday morning for Day Two of testimony at George Zimmerman's murder trial, expect race to be front and center.
For most of the day Monday it was not, a surprise given that the shooting launched civil rights rallies in...
| Jun 26, 2013
| 4:59 PM
SANFORD — From the witness stand Wednesday, the state's star witness in the George Zimmerman murder trial, Rachel "Diamond" Jeantel, gave her account of Trayvon Martin's last seconds — and they were dramatic.
While on the phone with Trayvon,...
| Jun 21, 2013
| 3:15 PM
SANFORD — When opening statements begin in the trial of George Zimmerman Monday, prosecutors will be able to tell the jury that Trayvon Martin was profiled and Zimmerman was a "wannabe cop," the judge in the case ruled Friday.
| Jun 22, 2013
| 2:47 PM
In a major victory for murder suspect George Zimmerman, a judge Saturday ruled that prosecutors may not put on the witness stand two state audio experts who say the voice heard screaming for help on a 911 call was someone other than Zimmerman.
| Jul 21, 2013
George Zimmerman's murder trial is over — but not the legal wrangling.
Moments after the six-member jury found that Zimmerman did not commit a crime when he killed Trayvon Martin, Circuit Judge Debra S. Nelson told the former Neighborhood Watch...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 3:52 PM
President Obama on Friday called for Americans to do some "soul searching" and reflect on racial issues following the divisive not-guilty verdict in George Zimmerman's murder trial.
Obama addressed the nation as protests continue following Saturday's...