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Sources: George Zimmerman Could Be Arrested Soon; Grand Jury Won't Get Trayvon Martin Case
WFTV.ccom ^ | April 9, 2012 | Staff

Posted on 04/09/2012 1:46:42 PM PDT by lbryce

Two sources told WFTV on Monday that gunman George Zimmerman could be arrested this week, and that a Grand Jury will not meet on Tuesday.

Zimmerman has been in hiding because of threats, after he shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. He claims he shot Martin in self-defense.

Jacksonville State Attorney Angela Corey has the sole authority to determine whether Zimmerman will be charged for killing Martin.

Governor Rick Scott put Corey in charge of the case late last month amid concerns that State Attorney Norm Wolflinger wouldn't do a thorough and fair investigation.

"You've got to make sure justice prevails. I'm comfortable that the State Attorney Angela Corey will make that happen," Scott said.

In Florida, first-degree murder cases must be heard by a Grand Jury, which means Corey can only charge Zimmerman with third-degree murder, second-degree or manslaughter.

However, because Zimmerman fired his gun and Martin died, which means Zimmerman could still face life in prison without parole, WFTV found out.

Natalie Jackson is one of the attorneys representing Martin's family and told WFTV she wasn't surprised by Corey's decision.

"We believe justice dictates that he will be charged," said Jackson. "If justice and the procedures were followed, then yes, all of this could've been avoided."

(Excerpt) Read more at wftv.com ...


TOPICS: Culture/Society; Front Page News; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: angelacorey; dueprocess; georgezimmerman; normwolflinger; racebaiters; racialarsonists; rickscott; travon; trayvon; trayvonmartin; zimmerman
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Get ready for the race rumble.
1 posted on 04/09/2012 1:46:55 PM PDT by lbryce
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To: lbryce

I was just watching some of the highlights on GBTV and they were covering the Jeramiah Wright and NBP videos and I think you are right its coming.


2 posted on 04/09/2012 1:51:38 PM PDT by Americanexpat (Everytime I see that guy's face ot)
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To: lbryce

I guess the only people who are allowed to shoot in self-defence, or muggings, or drug deals, robberies or simply for intimidation are Blacks....


3 posted on 04/09/2012 1:53:05 PM PDT by Hodar ( Who needs laws; when this FEELS so right?)
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To: lbryce

Pandering to the race baiters.


4 posted on 04/09/2012 1:53:35 PM PDT by Skeez (O)
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To: lbryce

What happens if they start a riot and the Whites they hate so much just laugh in their faces?


5 posted on 04/09/2012 1:54:27 PM PDT by nolongerademocrat ("Before you ask G-d for something, first thank G-d for what you already have." B'rachot 30b)
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To: lbryce
Zimmerman must and will be convicted irrespective of the facts and law underlying the shooting.

The only problem facing the prosecution is getting Zimmerman before a judge and jury certain to convict him. Zimmerman "is toast!"

6 posted on 04/09/2012 1:54:34 PM PDT by AEMILIUS PAULUS (It is a shame that when these people give a riot)
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To: lbryce
..."We believe justice dictates that he will be charged," said Jackson. "If justice and the procedures were followed, then yes, all of this could've been avoided."...

Huh?

"all of this" WAS the procedure and it WAS followed. "Justice" comes at the end.

7 posted on 04/09/2012 1:55:37 PM PDT by FReepaholic (Stupidity is not a crime, so you're free to go.)
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To: lbryce

Obama’s fault.


8 posted on 04/09/2012 1:55:59 PM PDT by twister881
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To: Skeez

Precisely!

Prepare the altar of pandering political correctness for the latest sacrifice!

Let the reparation payments begin!

The “Reverends” rejoice mightily!


9 posted on 04/09/2012 1:56:15 PM PDT by MarineDad (Wherever mosques and JDAM's meet, civilization benefits)
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To: lbryce

If he was smart, George is hiding out in Panama or something. No need to risk being a part of a political show trial.


10 posted on 04/09/2012 1:57:47 PM PDT by wilco200 (11/4/08 - The Day America Jumped the Shark)
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To: lbryce

“Sources” rofl.


11 posted on 04/09/2012 1:57:55 PM PDT by trappedincanuckistan (livefreeordietryin)
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To: lbryce
Take it to trial and just make matters worse when racist White Jurors decide self-defense!

"Remember Trayvon" they will chant?

And in response they will hear "Remember O.J.!"

12 posted on 04/09/2012 2:00:29 PM PDT by TexasCajun
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To: lbryce

In the article, there isn’t a single shred of information that backs up the “unnamed sources say he could be arrested” statement.

Just the statement itself, followed by regurgitation and speculation.

Methinks those “sources” are a) not connected with Ms. Corey’s office at all, and b) wishful thinking.


13 posted on 04/09/2012 2:01:00 PM PDT by Nervous Tick (Trust in God, but row away from the rocks!)
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To: lbryce

To Al’s goon squad, “justice” is nothing short of the realization of their predetermined outcome.


14 posted on 04/09/2012 2:01:29 PM PDT by gov_bean_ counter (Romney - Santorum: Twin Sons of Different Mothers...)
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To: lbryce

“...concerns that State Attorney Norm Wolflinger wouldn’t do a thorough and fair investigation.”

Sounds like Norm needs to look for a new job. Just saying.


15 posted on 04/09/2012 2:01:29 PM PDT by carriage_hill (I'd vote for a "orange juice can", before 0bummer&HisRegimeFromHell, gets another 4yrs. Can-> later.)
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To: lbryce

Putting a female prosecutor in charge of Zimmerman’s fate is SEXIST. You can bet that ‘white males’ will be kept far from anything having to do with Zimmerman’s fate if it can be avoided. Acquiescing to the black threat of violence is catering to terrorism, plain and simple. Where’s Janet Napolitano? These protesters are closing down police stations! If this isn’t domestic terrorism, WHAT IS?


16 posted on 04/09/2012 2:02:08 PM PDT by FedsRStealingOurCountryFromUs
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To: MarineDad

What about Mr. Zimmerman’s 5th Amendment right to a Grand Jury? “No person shall be held to answer for a capital or otherwise infamous crime unless on a presentment or indictment of a grand jury”


17 posted on 04/09/2012 2:02:34 PM PDT by cumbo78
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To: lbryce
"It's unreasonable to think that Mr. Zimmerman had any right to be afraid. The kid was unarmed," said Black.

So, at what point should have Zimmerman been afraid? I mean, if the account is true that he was on the ground with Martin on top of him slamming his head on the pavement?

If Zimmerman is being arrested in response to the public outcry, will he be found guilty in the same manner?

I don't hold out hope justice will prevail here.

18 posted on 04/09/2012 2:03:06 PM PDT by Jagdgewehr (It will take blood)
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To: lbryce

Hispanics are gonna be pissed...


19 posted on 04/09/2012 2:04:17 PM PDT by freespirit2012
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To: lbryce
One solution comes from the existing "witness protection" programs; programs that protect people from gangs.

Given expected riots, it might be a good idea for Congress to proceed on some such Federal program.

20 posted on 04/09/2012 2:04:17 PM PDT by OldNavyVet
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To: lbryce
MISLEADING TITLE

Nowhere in the article did I find any sources that claim Zimmerman will be arrested soon. Just more of the same old demands that Zimmerman be arrested. Nothing new except that the grand jury will not be hearing this particular case.

Justice is everybody being treated equally and having the laws being applied as they were intended. In this case, the Martins and the perpetually outraged race hustlers are not demanding justice.

21 posted on 04/09/2012 2:04:33 PM PDT by JustaDumbBlonde (Don't wish doom on your enemies ... plan it.)
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To: trappedincanuckistan

If this does go to trial, make sure the jury is composed of his peers as in all white hispanic (sic.) people who live in a community that has been the target of theives.

Corey is not running for reelection but I don’t believe she will take this decision upon herself. Probably go to trial with a manslaughter beef.

No matter what happens, the situation is so amped up, I expect a hot summer with the brothers.


22 posted on 04/09/2012 2:05:02 PM PDT by Mouton (Voting is an opiate of the electorate. Nothing changes no matter who wins..)
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To: lbryce

Not charging Zimmerman with First Degree Murder won’t go over much better than not charging him at all, at least with the protestors.


23 posted on 04/09/2012 2:06:46 PM PDT by JimSEA
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To: carriage_hill

Norm is ‘assumed’ to be racist? Is that the implication here?


24 posted on 04/09/2012 2:06:50 PM PDT by FedsRStealingOurCountryFromUs
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To: lbryce

This is Florida. If Casey Anthony is not guilty, then George Zimmerman should never see the inside of a court room.


25 posted on 04/09/2012 2:06:59 PM PDT by Lonesome in Massachussets (Queeg Olbermann: Ahh, but the strawberries that's... that's where I had them.)
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To: lbryce

“Governor Rick Scott put Corey in charge of the case late last month amid concerns that State Attorney Norm Wolflinger wouldn’t do a thorough and fair investigation. “

Wolfinger: http://sa18.state.fl.us/

Angela Corey: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Angela_Corey

Wolfinger is more concerned with bad checks, per his government web site. Corey is an experienced homicide prosecutor and a Republican, per Wikipedia. Both are white. No obvious race angle.


26 posted on 04/09/2012 2:07:40 PM PDT by Eleutheria5 (End the occupation. Annex today.)
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To: lbryce
Jacksonville State Attorney Angela Corey has the sole authority to determine whether Zimmerman will be charged for killing Martin.... Governor Rick Scott put Corey in charge of the case late last month amid concerns that State Attorney Norm Wolflinger wouldn't do a thorough and fair investigation.

Then why is Norm on the payroll? What is it about Norm that everyone's concerned about?

27 posted on 04/09/2012 2:10:03 PM PDT by randog (Tap into America!)
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To: lbryce
Dropped the Grand Jury because she knew the Grand Jury would not indict.

This way, she can say she went after him. . .just to pander to the race-baiters and mobs of animals.

28 posted on 04/09/2012 2:10:03 PM PDT by Hulka
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To: lbryce

They aren’t gonna prosecute this guy, if they were going to charge him, they would’ve done it already. Let the blacks riot, and show how moronic they are...if they happen to break into your store, or house, exterminate them.


29 posted on 04/09/2012 2:10:46 PM PDT by IamCenny
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To: lbryce
Arrested? On what charges? I guess it really doesn't matter at this point, as long as they arrest him for 'something' in an effort to "keep the peace" and to appease the ghetto masses.

Unfortunately; they need a sacrificial lamb in order to avoid riots, so Zimmerman will be sacrificed at the altar of political correctness. Regardless of the outcome; there will still be riots and cities will burn. The show trial will likely heat up right around election time so as to give obama a convenient backdrop. This should get just enough gullible white voters who are still filled with white guilt to vote for hussein under the pretense that it will help to 'calm things down'.

30 posted on 04/09/2012 2:11:26 PM PDT by American Infidel (Instead of vilifying success, try to emulate it)
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To: lbryce
Who knows? I think it's true. At least it's being reported in a number of places, including Wikipedia.

For what it's worth, Judge Cory has insisted that a 12-year-old Hispanic kid who murdered his two year old brother should be tried as an adult. So maybe she's not a politically correct bleeding heart.

But this whole business does sound as if they've made up their minds to do the politically popular thing. We'll see. I think he can get a Grand Jury, but who knows how it will be stacked?

31 posted on 04/09/2012 2:11:26 PM PDT by Cicero (Marcus Tullius)
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To: Lonesome in Massachussets
This is Florida. If Casey Anthony is not guilty, then George Zimmerman should never see the inside of a court room.

In a bizarre, twisted way that statement makes perfect sense.

32 posted on 04/09/2012 2:11:54 PM PDT by randog (Tap into America!)
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To: lbryce
Andrea Black said she has tried dozens of death penalty cases, and just defended a client in a stand your ground case.

"It's unreasonable to think that Mr. Zimmerman had any right to be afraid. The kid was unarmed," said Black.

This article is garbage. It quotes this Andrea Black woman but does not explain who she is or why she is being quoted. It seems they just dragged in someone with no particular expertise regarding the case at hand to pop off with the opinion they wanted aired.

33 posted on 04/09/2012 2:15:02 PM PDT by rogue yam
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To: freespirit2012
Hispanics are gonna be pissed...

Don't you me "white" Hispanics?

34 posted on 04/09/2012 2:16:11 PM PDT by Drill Thrawl (Brass, copper, lead. The new precious metals.)
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To: wilco200

I think you’re right.

This is what a lynch mob looks like!


35 posted on 04/09/2012 2:17:19 PM PDT by donna (This is the age of Republican-Feminism. We "feel right” has replaced being right!)
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To: cumbo78

Which is why they can’t try him for 1st degree.... Hence the manslaughter probability


36 posted on 04/09/2012 2:19:07 PM PDT by DrewsMum
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To: Eleutheria5

You can bet your patoot that she has been told to convict him.

Do you think the GOP Establishment is going to not get a conviction here? ...and let the race hustlers and Media brand the GOP as racist?

LOL...His azz is already in prison...and now the show trial begins.

It’s over for Zimmerman. Sorry, Hispanics, you rate lower than black males on the PC Priority List.


37 posted on 04/09/2012 2:19:07 PM PDT by rbmillerjr (Conservative Economic and National Security Commentary: econus.blogspot.com)
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To: cumbo78

Which is why they can’t try him for 1st degree.... Hence the manslaughter probability


38 posted on 04/09/2012 2:19:29 PM PDT by DrewsMum
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To: lbryce

Can’t wait to see if the Repub Race Panders


39 posted on 04/09/2012 2:20:25 PM PDT by dila813
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To: OldNavyVet

I lost a contact...thought you wrote whiteness protection program...


40 posted on 04/09/2012 2:20:50 PM PDT by Crucial
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To: lbryce

They’ll have to find him first.


41 posted on 04/09/2012 2:21:34 PM PDT by SandyInSeattle (Smith & Wesson: The original point and click interface)
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To: lbryce
However, because Zimmerman fired his gun and Martin died, which means Zimmerman could still face life in prison without parole, WFTV found out.

The MSM has no bounds. What kind of tripe is this?

42 posted on 04/09/2012 2:22:23 PM PDT by kabar
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“Judge Cory has insisted that a 12-year-old Hispanic kid who murdered his two year old brother should be tried as an adult.”

Sounds like she hates Hispanics. Perhaps they should rise up....... Just sayin’

43 posted on 04/09/2012 2:23:10 PM PDT by MPJackal ("From my cold dead hands.")
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To: Nervous Tick
And we have a winner!!!!

This case has been made up by unnamed sources who have little to no first hand knowledge.

This weekend we have a rally for Trayvon with a 12-year old speaker. Excuse me, what does a 12-year old in Fort Walton Beach know about events in Stanford several weeks ago? Guess he knows exactly what the LMSM has reported on this "complicated" case

44 posted on 04/09/2012 2:23:24 PM PDT by Nip (TANSTAAFL and BOHICA)
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To: freespirit2012
Hispanics are gonna be pissed...

I am not so sure, given that the media has gone out of its way to identify this guy as "white". They are being incredibly careful about avoiding any connection to his non-white half. If his last name were Garcia instead of Zimmerman, it would have been more difficult to sell the "armed white guy shoots unarmed black child" narrative. The media and the race-baiters have taken this and exploited it to the nth degree. People will no doubt die as a result, but TV viewership will spike with all of the riot coverage, so the media talking heads will be happy.

45 posted on 04/09/2012 2:23:50 PM PDT by American Infidel (Instead of vilifying success, try to emulate it)
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To: twister881
The same phenomena that prevents Congress from impeaching 0bama or Holder, or prevents ARRESTS of Black Panthers for harassment at Polling Places or their placing a BOUNTY on Zimmerman's head or prevents the Sanford Police Department from NOT CHARGING George Zimmerman..
FEAR OF BLACKS!
46 posted on 04/09/2012 2:25:19 PM PDT by FedsRStealingOurCountryFromUs
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To: lbryce

Of course he’s going to be arrested and ruined financially for this show trial while the COWARD politicians can pat themselves on the back including this loser GOP prosecutor.
The government is being used constantly to attack certain groups of people, and so what if you’re not guilty. Try getting back the lawyer fees.
Zimmerman is DONE!


47 posted on 04/09/2012 2:26:00 PM PDT by snarkytart (http://www.freerepubli224%2C1)
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To: freespirit2012

The Hispanic “leaders”, just like the NOW gang, are phony as hell. They will let one of their own go down because they support obama.

When the vote was being stolen in Florida a bunch of angry white folks showed up and this surprised the hell out of everyone. I hope this happens again if Zimmerman is arrested. There is nothing to charge him on.


48 posted on 04/09/2012 2:26:18 PM PDT by Terry Mross ("It happened. And we let it happen." - Peter Griffin, Family Guy)
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To: lbryce

Latest stats are that 13% of US population is black.
Increasingly the rest is made up of whites who feel we
got the guild monkey off our back when The Savior was elected, and more recent immigrants from other backgrounds who had no patience for this act to begin with. So let ‘em riot, the rest of us are apt not to care, or to react with revulsion.

If they arrest Zimmerman and there is not some clear and compelling evidence there, what you are going to have is Hispanics rallying to his defense, followed rapidly by the implosion of the balkanized Democrat Party.


49 posted on 04/09/2012 2:26:39 PM PDT by Buckeye McFrog
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To: lbryce
amid concerns that State Attorney Norm Wolflinger wouldn't do a thorough and fair investigation.

and why is that a concern? Because he didn't reach the politically correct conclusion that zimmerman needs lynching?

50 posted on 04/09/2012 2:27:13 PM PDT by Cubs Fan (if it weren't for double standards the left wouldn't have any standards at all)
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