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George Zimmerman sits in court during his trial in Seminole circuit court, on July 5, 2013 in Sanford, Fla. (credit: Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images)

At Court, Groups Gather To Await Zimmerman Verdict

As jurors deliberated for a second day in George Zimmerman’s murder trial, there was little understanding between two small camps assembled outside the Seminole County Courthouse to await a verdict.

CBS Tampa–07/13/2013

George Zimmerman leaves the courtroom at the end of the day during his trial in Seminole circuit court July 5, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman has been charged with second-degree murder for the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Gary W. Green-Pool/Getty Images)

Final Arguments Wrap Up In Zimmerman Trial

George Zimmerman’s lawyers made one last attempt Friday to convince a jury the neighborhood watch volunteer shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in self-defense, saying the prosecution’s case for murder is built on “could’ve beens” and “maybes.”

CBS Tampa–07/12/2013

George Zimmerman listens as his defense counsel Mark O'Mara questions potential jurors for his trial in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Fla., on June 20, 2013. (credit: Gary W. Green/Orlando Sentinel/Pool)

Prosecutors Can Say ‘Profiled’ At Zimmerman Trial

Prosecutors in Florida can argue in opening statements that George Zimmerman profiled Trayvon Martin based on factors such as age or clothing before he shot the unarmed black teenager, but they cannot say he was profiled based on race, a judge ruled Friday.

06/22/2013

George Zimmerman arrives in Seminole circuit court on the second day of his trial in Seminole circuit court on June 11, 2013 in Sanford, Fla. (credit: Joe Burbank - Pool/Getty Images)

Jurors Reflect On Complexities Of Zimmerman Case

Prosecutors and defense attorneys personally interviewed 58 potential jurors over seven days about their media exposure to the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin by former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman last year in Sanford, Fla. They have asked 40 jury candidates to return for the next round of questioning and dismissed scores of others.

06/19/2013

George Zimmerman, center, sits during his bond hearing with his attorney Mark O'Mara, left, in a Seminole County courtroom on June 29, 2012 in Sanford, Fla. (credit: Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel-Pool/Getty Images)

Judge Delays Ruling On Gag Order In Zimmerman Case

A judge has delayed her ruling on a gag order in the case of a former neighborhood watch leader accused of fatally shooting Florida teenager Trayvon Martin.

10/26/2012

File photo. (Photo by Eric Francis/Getty Images)

Prosecutor: Plea Deals Set In Florida A&M Hazing Case

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A prosecutor says two defendants accused of hazing a Florida A&M University band member are expected to plead guilty to lesser charges. Assistant State Attorney Stefanie Walters says they’ll be appearing […]

05/17/2012

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