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West Nile Virus Found In Florida Chickens

Three chickens in central Florida have tested positive for the potentially fatal West Nile virus.

CBS Tampa–08/23/2014

George Zimmerman, the acquitted shooter in the death of Trayvon Martin, faces a Seminole circuit judge during a first-appearance hearing on charges including aggravated assault stemming from a fight with his girlfriend on Nov. 19, 2013 in Sanford, Fla. (credit: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Part Of Zimmerman Defamation Lawsuit Dismissed

A Florida judge has dismissed part of a lawsuit against NBC Universal that claims the television network defamed George Zimmerman’s reputation.

CBS Tampa–06/19/2014

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Couple Charged After 8-Month-Old Baby Left Home Alone

A Central Florida couple will face child neglect charges after an 8-month-old boy was left home alone.

06/16/2014

George Zimmerman's attorney has told a newspaper that he plans to ask the state of Florida to cover $200,000 to $300,000 of his legal expenses. (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Lawyer Seeking Nearly $300,000 In Legal Fees From Florida

George Zimmerman’s attorney has told a newspaper that he plans to ask the state of Florida to cover $200,000 to $300,000 of his legal expenses.

08/27/2013

Photo of The Game's Trayvon Martin tattoo. (credit: Instagram/Roman Abrego)

Rapper The Game Unveils Tattoo Dedicated To Trayvon Martin

The fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin on the evening of February 26, 2012 in Sanford, Florida became one of the most controversial trials of this year.

08/20/2013

Fears Over Zimmerman Verdict Riots Prove Overblown

The predictions were dire: Black people would burn and loot America’s cities if George Zimmerman was found not guilty. White people everywhere would be attacked in revenge for the killing of Trayvon Martin.

07/24/2013

Trayvon Martin's parents, Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton, are seen with the family's legal counsel Benjamin Crump. (Photo by PAULA BUSTAMANTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Holder: Time To Reassess Stand-Your-Ground Laws

Citing concern over the killing of Trayvon Martin in central Florida, Attorney General Eric Holder said stand-your-ground laws, which allow a person who believes they are in danger to use deadly force, should be reassessed.

07/17/2013

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Rallies Against Zimmerman Verdict Being Held In US

From New York to California, demonstrators are rallying against a Florida verdict acquitting George Zimmerman in the death of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin.

CBS Tampa–07/14/2013

Trayvon Martin's parents, Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton, are seen with the family's legal counsel Benjamin Crump. (Photo by PAULA BUSTAMANTE/AFP/Getty Images)

Chicago Clergy Call For Calm After Martin Verdict

Black clergy throughout Chicago are calling for calm in the wake of the Trayvon Martin verdict.

07/14/2013

Defendant George Zimmerman leaves the courtroom during a recess during his murder trial during his murder trial in Seminole circuit court on July 10, 2013 in Sanford, Fla. (credit: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Cleared; Attorney Says Safety A Concern

After a year and a half of living as a hermit, George Zimmerman emerged from a Florida courthouse a free man, cleared of all charges in the shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

07/14/2013

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