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Zimmerman's family: George handed out fliers, protesting police coddling of white suspect

Zimmerman's family: George handed out fliers, protesting police coddling of white suspect

George Zimmerman handed out fliers at black Sanford churches a year ago, outraged that a white police lieutenant's son, captured on video sucker-punching a homeless black man, was not arrested on the spot, family members said. The fliers urged people to attend a Sanford City Commission meeting and demand that the police chief be held accountable. Robert Zimmerman confirmed that story Wednesday during an interview with Sean Hannity on Fox News. George Zimmerman is the Neighborhood Watch volunteer who shot and killed Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black 17-year-old, in a Sanford neighborhood five weeks ago. Civil rights leaders, including the Rev. Jesse Jackson, Al Sharpton and the...

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