SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — A Florida judge read the formal charge against George Zimmerman on Wednesday to 40 potential jurors who could be selected to decide if the neighborhood watch volunteer committed murder when he shot an unarmed Trayvon Martin. Judge Debra Nelson read the second-degree murder charge before the potential jurors who are moving […]

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — Prosecutors and George Zimmerman‘s defense attorneys are returning for a second week of jury selection in Zimmerman’s second-degree murder trial. Defense attorneys are confident they can pick a jury in the Florida county where the neighborhood watch volunteer fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in a gated community last year. Zimmerman is […]

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — The six jurors and four alternates who eventually will decide whether George Zimmerman committed murder when he fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin will have limited contact with the outside world during the two weeks to a month it will take to hold the trial. Circuit Judge Debra Nelson said for the […]

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — After three days of trying to seat a jury, prosecutors and attorneys for George Zimmerman have interviewed two dozen potential jurors but are still a half-dozen short of being able to go into the next round of questioning. Attorneys enter the fourth day of questioning jury candidates Thursday about what media […]

Ben Crump, the attorney representing the family of slain teenager Trayvon Martin, joined Tom Joyner Morning Show commentator Roland Martin to discuss the recent leaks of damning information regarding Martin that’s been purported as evidence through the media and Zimmerman’s legal team. Crump believes Zimmerman’s camp intentionally leaked the “so-called” evidence to “vilify” Martin and […]