Daily Archive: July 14, 2013

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    NAACP, NAN Call on DOJ to Bring Civil Rights Charges Against Zimmerman

    US Attorney General Eric Holder faces a tough decision as civil rights group petition the Department of Justice to press federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, 29, who was found “not guilty” on second-degree murder and manslaughter charges Saturday night by a jury of 6 women — 5 white and one Hispanic — for the February 26, 2012 ki …

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    George Zimerman Jury Delivers ‘Not Guilty’ Verdict [Video]

    (CNN) — George Zimmerman is not guilty of the murder of Trayvon Martin, a Florida jury decided late Saturday.The fact that Zimmerman fired the bullet that killed Martin was never in question, but the verdict means the six-person jury had reasonable doubt that the shooting amounted to a criminal act.The verdict caps a case that has inflamed …