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Kobe Bryant has walked back comments he made in a recent interview criticizing those who immediately came to the defense of Trayvon Martin without having the facts of the case. In a Twitter post responding to the viral reaction from his own comments, the NBA superstar said “the facts showed” that the dead teenager “was wronged.” (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Bryant Walks Back Comments, Says Facts Show Trayvon Martin ‘Was Wronged’

Kobe Bryant has walked back comments he made in a recent interview criticizing those who immediately came to the defense of Trayvon Martin without having the facts of the case. In a Twitter post responding to the viral reaction from his own comments, the NBA superstar said “the facts showed” that the dead teenager “was wronged.”

98.7 The Fan–03/28/2014

Standing next to his attorney Don West, George Zimmerman is sworn by Judge Debra Nelson during his trial in Seminole circuit court July 10, 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’s Parents Sue Rosanne Barr Over Twitter Post

George Zimmerman’s parents are suing actress Roseanne Barr in Florida, claiming a Twitter post she made listing their address and telephone number forced them to flee their home.

CBS Tampa–03/12/2014

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)

Zimmerman: I’m Trying To Be A Good Person

The former neighborhood watch volunteer who was acquitted of murder for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin says in an interview that he’s trying to be a good person and that he thinks he can help others after what he has gone through.

03/12/2014

The Rev. Al Sharpton has led a group of several hundred people on a march to the state Capitol to protest Florida's "stand your ground" law. PHOTO/Mandel NGAN        (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Sharpton Leads March Against Florida ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law

The Rev. Al Sharpton has led a group of several hundred people on a march to the state Capitol to protest Florida’s “stand your ground” law.

03/10/2014

George Zimmerman listens to testimony. (credit: Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Wants Lingering Issue From Trial Dropped

George Zimmerman and his attorneys are dropping efforts to get prosecutors to pay for evidence they say was withheld before his trial for killing Trayon Martin.

03/05/2014

The Reverend Jesse Jackson, accompanied by attorney Frederick J. Barow, listen to Sybrina Fulton, mother of Trayvon Martin, during a press conference with members of the National Bar Association in which they were calling for a repeal of Florida's Stand Your Ground Law at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach on July 29, 2013 in Miami Beach, Fla. (credit: Angel Valentin/Getty Images)

Rev. Jackson: ‘Trayvon Martin Has Resurrection Beyond The Grave’

Rev. Jesse Jackson Sr. compared Trayvon Martin to Jesus Christ as he took to Twitter Wednesday on the two-year anniversary of the teen’s death to call for states to eliminate its “stand your ground” laws.

CBS Tampa–02/27/2014

File photo of a makeshift Trayvon Martin memorial. (credit: Getty Images)

Events Planned To Commemorate Second Anniversary Of Trayvon Martin’s Shooting

Actor Jamie Foxx and the families of Emmett Till and Oscar Grant are joining South Florida residents this weekend to commemorate the second anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s fatal shooting by neighborhood watch leader George Zimmerman.

CBS Tampa–02/08/2014

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)

Zimmerman To Compete In Celebrity Boxing Match For Charity

George Zimmerman will apparently be stepping into a boxing ring for charity.

CBS Tampa–01/31/2014

George Zimmerman November appearance on charges he assaulted his girlfriend. (Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

AP Says Zimmerman Painting Is Copy Of AP Photo

The news association is demanding a court block the sale of the painting.

01/25/2014

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)

Zimmerman Selling Painting Of Special Prosecutor In Trayvon Martin Case

George Zimmerman is releasing a new painting he did of special prosecutor Angela Corey.

CBS Tampa–01/23/2014

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