| Dec 17, 2013
| 12:55 PM
Attorney Mark O'Mara says that a pending Florida Bar ethics inquiry related to how he handled the George Zimmerman case is one he initiated more than a year ago when trying to figure out how to manage Zimmerman's legal defense fund and a social media...
| Dec 16, 2013
| 3:20 PM
New forecast finds US flush with energy
WASHINGTON U.S. oil production will surge toward a record high in the next two years and the nation's natural gas dominance is expected to rise for decades, according to a new government forecast.
| Dec 2, 2013
| 10:45 AM
The bodyguard company that sued George Zimmerman and Mark O'Mara, saying they had failed to pay for $27,000 worth of protection, has settled the case.
CMR Associates formally settled on Nov. 22 and filed paperwork to dismissed the case last week, records...
| Nov 29, 2013
George Zimmerman was acquitted at his racially charged murder trial in July. He won but at a very steep cost.
Two months ago, he received a $2.5 million bill from his two lead attorneys, Mark O'Mara and Don West.
They had kept track of the time they...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 3:28 PM
SANFORD — A beleaguered George Zimmerman walked out of the Seminole County Jail on Tuesday, free on bail from his latest brush with the law, an ugly domestic-violence episode that has turned uglier.
Assistant State Attorney Lymary Munoz...
| Nov 18, 2013
| 7:24 PM
George Zimmerman was arrested Monday after he cocked and pointed a shotgun at his girlfriend, shattered a glass-top table, then pushed her out of the house and barricaded himself inside after she ordered him to move out, according to the Seminole County...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:13 PM
George Zimmerman, who was thrust into the national spotlight after he shot and killed an unarmed black teenager, was granted bail on Tuesday in connection with a domestic violence case involving his girlfriend.
Seminole County Judge Fred Schott set bail...
| Oct 31, 2013
| 5:22 AM
In local public-affairs programming this weekend:
Orlando attorney Mark O'Mara will be a guest on "Central Florida Spotlight" at 12:30 p.m. Sunday on WFTV-Channel 9. O'Mara, who represented George Zimmerman, will discuss his new website and a bill he...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 12:44 PM
Organizers of a gun rights forum featuring Mark O'Mara, George Zimmerman's defense attorney, have scrapped plans to raffle off a Kel-Tec PF-9 semiautomatic handgun at the event, according to a FloridaToday.com report.
That's the same gun make and...
| Oct 10, 2013
| 8:06 AM
CNN's "Tragedy on Trial: The George Zimmerman Story" will be as much about Sanford as the case that gripped the nation.
"You can't separate the two," reporter David Mattingly said Thursday. "You have to understand the stage before you understand the...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
We are so programmed by our history with race in America that reaction to the acquittal of George Zimmerman on charges of murdering Trayvon Martin depends largely upon one's individual, even group experience.
If you are African-American, you might...