| Jun 27, 2013
| 5:52 PM
SANFORD – Rachel Jeantel, the state's star witness in the George Zimmerman murder trial, told jurors Thursday she's convinced that she heard Zimmerman hit then climb on top of Trayvon Martin.
In her second day on the stand, she testified that a...
| Jun 25, 2013
| 5:23 PM
SANFORD — When police Sgt. Anthony Raimondo arrived at the scene, Trayvon Martin was facedown in the grass, a bullet in his chest, his hands beneath him.
Prosecutors in the George Zimmerman second-degree-murder trial showed jurors a photo of...
| Jun 28, 2013
| 5:18 PM
SANFORD – After four days of testimony detailing the witness accounts and forensics in the case against George Zimmerman, an unusual topic stole the show at times on Friday: Combat sports.
The state and defense battled repeatedly on mixed...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 3:00 PM
If Trayvon Martin's parents file a lawsuit against George Zimmerman, they face a huge obstacle: Florida's "stand your ground" law.
That much-debated statute provides immunity not just against criminal charges but also against civil suits.
| Jul 12, 2013
| 6:13 PM
SANFORD — After 3 1/2 hours of deliberations Friday, jurors in the George Zimmerman murder trial retired for the night, signaling that it may be a while before they reach a verdict.
The six-member panel — all women, five of them white...
| Jul 11, 2013
| 4:06 PM
SANFORD - Neighborhood Watch volunteer George Zimmerman spotted an innocent teenager and assumed he was about to commit a crime so he followed him, murdered him then made up a series of lies hoping to avoid arrest, a prosecutor told jurors Thursday.
| Jul 19, 2013
| 2:56 PM
One of the key players in the George Zimmerman murder trial wasn't a witness or crime-scene photo, but something anyone interested in the case had equal access to: social media.
Before, during and after the trial, social media sites such as Twitter,...
| Jun 20, 2013
| 11:18 AM
SANFORD —A jury has been selected in the George Zimmerman second-degree murder trial.
It is comprised of six women, five of them white.
Attorneys have also chosen the four alternates:Two women and two men.
Attorneys in the trial of George...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 3:15 PM
SANFORD - There will be no verdict today in the George Zimmerman murder trial.
At 6 p.m., the judge called the jury into the courtroom and announced that they can cease deliberations for the day and return to continue in the morning. The jurors had...
| Jun 29, 2013
| 3:03 PM
In opening statements, attorneys took vastly different paths.
Assistant State Attorney John Guy was passionate, profane and loud. He dropped the f-bomb several times, using the words Zimmerman had said to a police dispatcher moments before...
| Jul 24, 2013
| 3:40 PM
George Zimmerman attorney Mark O'Mara told reporters Wednesday that a family Zimmerman helped rescue from an SUV crash in Seminole County last week backed out of a planned news conference due to concerns about being linked to the controversial former...