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File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Trial Opens For Man Accused Of Throwing Baby Out Of Moving Car

Opening statements are set to be delivered in the murder trial of a Tampa man accused of throwing his ex-girlfriend’s 3-month-old son out of a moving car.

CBS Tampa–08/19/2013

File photo of a judge's gavel. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Man On Trial For Throwing 3-Month-Old Baby Out Of Moving Car

Jury selection is starting for a Tampa man accused of throwing his girlfriend’s baby out of a car onto Interstate 275 in 2009.

08/12/2013

George Zimmerman (R) with his attorneys, Mark O'Mara (left), and Don West, watch as the jury enters the courtroom. (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Juror Feels She Let Down Trayvon Martin’s Parents

A juror says she feels like she let Trayvon Martin’s parents down by agreeing to acquit George Zimmerman in the teen’s fatal shooting.

CBS Tampa–07/26/2013

Aaron Hernandez #81 of the New England Patriots smiles from the sidelines in the fourth quarter during a game against the Houston Texans at Gillette Stadium on Dec. 10, 2012 in Foxboro, Mass. (credit:  Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Hearing For Hernandez Associate Postponed

A pre-trial hearing for a man charged as an accessory to murder in the case involving former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez has been postponed.

07/22/2013

George Zimmerman sits on the stand during his bond hearing in a Seminole County courtroom on April 20, 2012 in Sanford, Fla. (credit: Gary Green/The Orlando Sentinel-Pool/Getty Images)

Responses On Twitter About Zimmerman Verdict Analyzed

In a new Pew Research Center analysis, the response on Twitter was almost equally divided between sharing the news about the verdict and discussing it on the social media platform.

07/17/2013

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

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)

Juror: Some Wanted To Convict Zimmerman Initially

Three jurors in George Zimmerman’s second-degree murder trial initially favored convicting him of that offense or manslaughter, but the six-woman jury ultimately voted to acquit him after more closely examining the law, a juror in the case said Monday.

07/16/2013

People gather for a nighttime vigil in honor of Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Beyonce Holds Moment Of Silence For Trayvon Martin

Beyonce called in a concert for a moment of silence for Trayvon Martin, rapper Young Jeezy released a song in Martin’s memory and Russell Simmons called for peace after George Zimmerman was acquitted by a Florida jury in the death of the teenager.

07/14/2013

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

In Tallahassee, 200 Protest Zimmerman Acquittal

Some 200 protesters disappointed with the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial marched early Sunday in downtown Tallahassee.

07/14/2013

After deliberating for almost eight hours Saturday, jurors deciding whether George Zimmerman committed a crime when he fatally shot Trayvon Martin stopped their work to ask the judge a question about manslaughter. (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Questions Jurors Must Consider In Zimmerman Trial

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — The six female jurors who will determine whether George Zimmerman committed second-degree murder when he fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year entered a second day of deliberations Saturday. During almost […]

CBS Tampa–07/13/2013

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