| 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...
| 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...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 5:19 AM
La fiscalía de un condado en el centro de Florida anunció ayer que no imputará de cargos criminales a George Zimmerman, el exvigilante absuelto de asesinato por la muerte del adolescente Trayvon Martin, arrestado nuevamente el mes pasado por asalto...
| Dec 12, 2013
| 1:45 PM
The shooting of teenager Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman threw a glaring international spotlight on the city of Sanford, Fla. The city became closely identified with the controversial shooting whose racial overtones riveted the nation.
| Dec 16, 2013
| 11:47 AM
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| Sep 9, 2013
| 10:10 PM
The house where George and Shellie Zimmerman lived during his trial – and for nearly a year leading up to it – was no trailer in the woods.
It is a two-story, $240,000 home on a cul-de-sac with landscaping, a pool and spa in the backyard...
| Sep 13, 2013
| 8:09 AM
Former Sanford Seminole linebacker Serderius Bryant has seen a whirlwind of change and run through a gamut of emotions during his time at the University of Mississippi.
The junior has gone from being an All-SEC Freshman selection in 2011, to not even...
| Sep 16, 2013
| 3:15 PM
A new study by a coalition of gun-control groups, including Mayors Against Illegal Guns, found that in states that have implemented "stand your ground" laws, the number of justifiable homicides has skyrocketed.
The rate is up 53 percent in 22 states,...
| Sep 23, 2013
Creative Sanford this weekend presented the first staged reading of "Witness" in this year's commemoration of the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, a night of terror against Jews in Nazi Germany.
The 1938 horror-filled event of Kristallnacht is being...
| Aug 3, 2013
| 11:19 AM
TAMPA — State House Speaker Will Weatherford says he'll ask a House committee to hold a hearing this fall on the state's controversial Stand Your Ground law.
The law has been heavily criticized since the July 13 not-guilty verdict in Seminole...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 4:57 PM
An 18-year-old Seminole County man will have a permanent souvenir of a late-night encounter with a snake: a bullet in his thigh.
Brandon Rapé was in a pickup truck with two friends Thursday about 11 p.m. when they pulled to the side of Sylvan Lake Drive...