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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)

George Zimmerman To Appeal Lawsuit Dismissal

George Zimmerman has filed a notice to appeal the dismissal of his defamation lawsuit against NBC Universal and three reporters.

07/25/2014

George Zimmerman has been found not guilty. Zimmerman was charged with second-degree murder in the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

After Acquittal, Zimmerman Still In Spotlight

Whether they think that he got away with murdering 17-year-old Trayvon Martin or that he was just a brave neighborhood watch volunteer “standing his ground,” many Americans can’t seem to get enough of George Zimmerman. And he can’t seem to stop giving it to them.

09/14/2013

(L to R) Rev. Al Sharpton, Sybrina Fulton mother of slain teenager Trayvon Martin and Rev. Jesse Jackson. (credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Sharpton Urges Peace After Zimmerman Verdict

The Rev. Al Sharpton is urging peace after the verdict in the Florida murder trial against George Zimmerman, saying any violence would mar Trayvon Martin’s name.

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 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)

Defense Begins Closings In George Zimmerman Trial

George Zimmerman’s defense attorney began his final arguments Friday, trying to convince six jurors that the neighborhood watch volunteer acted in self-defense when he fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

07/12/2013

George Zimmerman watches during his hearing at the Seminole County Courthouse on Oct. 19, 2012 in Sanford, Fla. (credit: Stephen M. Dowell-Pool/Getty Images)

23 Possible Jurors To Return In Zimmerman Case

Nearly two dozen potential jurors interviewed individually by prosecutors and George Zimmerman’s defense attorneys during the past week were told Friday to return to a Florida courthouse next week for further questioning.

06/14/2013

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 of George Zimmerman in court. (credit: Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel-Pool/Getty Images)

Judge: Zimmerman Defense Can See Trayvon Martin Records

A judge has ruled that attorneys for a Florida neighborhood watch volunteer can inspect the school records and social media postings of the unarmed teenager he is accused of murdering.

10/19/2012

File photo of George Zimmerman in court. (credit: Joe Burbank/Orlando Sentinel-Pool/Getty Images)

Attorney: Prosecutors Are Dragging Their Feet On Turning Over Evidence

Attorneys for former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman said in a motion Monday that prosecutors are dragging their feet on turning over evidence.

10/15/2012

George Zimmerman takes the stand during his bond hearing for the shooting death of Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla., on April 20, 2012. (credit: Gary W. Green/AFP/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Considering Lawsuit Against NBC For Defamation

George Zimmerman is considering a defamation lawsuit against NBC over its reports about a phone call he made to dispatchers moments before he fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

10/04/2012

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