Daily Archive: July 15, 2013

    Zimmerman Civil Suit

    Civil Rights Case Against Zimmerman Would Be Difficult

    Calls for the Justice Department to look in to the shooting death of Trayvon Martin reverberated as soon as George Zimmerman was acquitted of state charges in a Florida courtroom, but it may be even tougher to mount a federal case against Zimmerman. The department …

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    Hawks Re-Sign PG Jeff Teague

    The Atlanta Hawks have matched the offer sheet extended by the Milwaukee Bucks to Jeff Teague, President of Basketball Operations/GM Danny Ferry announced. Per club…

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    Nelson Mandela Could Soon Be Discharged From Hospital

    A former president of South Africa says he expects Nelson Mandela to soon be discharged from the hospital to recuperate at home. South Africa’s radio broadcaster Eyewitness News reported on Sunday that Thabo Mbeki was speaking at a memorial service Saturday when he predicted that Mandela would be going home. Mandela has …

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    DOJ Reviewing Zimmerman Verdict

    The Department of Justice has confirmed that it is reviewing the State of Florida’s case against George Zimmerman, 29, as well as information gathered from their independent investigation to determine if he will face federal civil rights charges for the February 26, 2012 killing of unarmed Black teen Trayvon Martin. “Experienced federal p …