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Mark O'Mara

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  • Michael Smerconish: Grand jury result in Ferguson was just

    A friend emailed last week with a question: "You said that you were reserving your (Ferguson) opinion until you read the evidence. What do you say now?" Fair enough. In an Aug. 31 column I wrote: "If there is so much we don't know, why are so many...
  • How Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson mastered the disappearing act

    How Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson mastered the disappearing act
    ST. LOUIS — One morning late last month, a St. Louis courtroom filled up with prosecutors, lawyers and press who wondered if they'd catch a glimpse of a vanished man. The man, police officer Darren Wilson, hadn't been seen in public since Aug. 9,...
  • Trayvon Martin autopsy doctor: State 'hoped to lose the case' against Zimmerman

    Trayvon Martin autopsy doctor: State 'hoped to lose the case' against Zimmerman
    The doctor who autopsied Trayvon Martin, and later raised eyebrows with his uneven testimony during the trial of George Zimmerman, has released an ebook in which he argues prosecutors "hoped to lose the case." Despite that claim, "Dead Men Can't Lie,"...
  • George Zimmerman divorce records: I've got no home, no job and spend $100 a month on vacations

    George Zimmerman divorce records: I've got no home, no job and spend $100 a month on vacations
    SANFORD - George Zimmerman has no job, no home, no income but spends $100 a month on vacations and $200 a month on psychological counseling, according to a financial affidavit he recently filed in his divorce case. Zimmerman, 30, is the former...
  • Charge dropped against girlfriend of former state Rep. Chris Dorworth

    Charge dropped against girlfriend of former state Rep. Chris Dorworth
    The state on Wednesday dropped a charge of violating Florida's public meeting law against Rebekah Hammond, the girlfriend of former state representative-turned-lobbyist Chris Dorworth. Hammond, Dorworth and former Orlando expressway authority board...
  • Florida woman could get 60 years in 'warning shot' case

    Florida woman could get 60 years in 'warning shot' case
    A Florida woman who was sentenced to 20 years for firing a warning shot as her estranged husband who was allegedly attacking her has been granted a retrial, but this time she could face 60 years in prison, according to The Florida Times-Union. Marissa...
  • Should 'stand your ground' change? Dunn case revives Zimmerman debate

    Should 'stand your ground' change? Dunn case revives Zimmerman debate
    Two years after Trayvon Martin's death, Florida's "stand your ground" law remains a flash point in a still unsettled national debate over the limits of self-defense. After a Jacksonville jury this month failed to decide whether Michael Dunn murdered 17-...
  • Orlando lawyer Mark O'Mara bows out of Zimmerman v. NBC defamation case

    Orlando lawyer Mark O'Mara bows out of Zimmerman v. NBC defamation case
    SANFORD — Orlando lawyer Mark O'Mara on Thursday took another step away from his most famous client, George Zimmerman, by bowing out of a defamation suit against NBCUniversal Media. O'Mara was co-counsel for Zimmerman when the former Neighborhood...
  • George Zimmerman countersues Shellie for divorce

    George Zimmerman countersues Shellie for divorce
    SANFORD - George Zimmerman this week countersued his estranged wife, Shellie, for divorce. What they'll be fighting over: Their two dogs, who pays the divorce lawyers and who pays for the $2.5 million or more in debt they've racked up. The...
  • Florida Bar: No credible evidence of wrongdoing by Mark O'Mara

    Florida Bar: No credible evidence of wrongdoing by Mark O'Mara
    The Florida Bar on Friday closed its investigation into possible wrongdoing by defense attorney Mark O'Mara, saying it found no credible evidence that he knowingly solicited false testimony from George Zimmerman's wife when she told a judge the couple was...
  • One year later, where are players in George Zimmerman trial?

    One year later, where are players in George Zimmerman trial?
    A year ago Tuesday the first of several hundred Seminole County residents were summoned to the Sanford courthouse for jury selection. A half-dozen of them ultimately would decide whether former Neighborhood Watch volunteer George Zimmerman was a...