Skip to comments.George Zimmerman to Be Charged in Trayvon Martin's Death
Posted on 04/11/2012 11:58:42 AM PDT by 2ndDivisionVet
A Florida special prosecutor has decided to charge neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman in the shooting death of unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, sources told ABC News.
The decision by Florida special prosecutor Angela Corey is expected to be announced at a 6 p.m. news conference in Jacksonville, Fla.
The prosecutor's ruling is certain to provoke controversy in Sanford, Fla., where shooting took place and across the country.
Zimmerman, 28, a white Hispanic neighborhood watch captain, shot and killed Martin, who was 17 and black, on Feb. 26 after following the teenager for several minutes.
The special prosecutor's ruling came one day after Zimmerman's legal team quit because they had lost contact with him, and suggested that the pressure of the case had "pushed him over the edge."(continued)
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There is no chance this guy gets a fair trial. If I were Zimmerman and I was innocent there is no way in hell I would turn myself in. He has already been convicted and no judge or jury will find him innocent because they don’t want the blood of the riots that would follow an innocent finding on their hands. If this guy is innocent I really feel for him.
Riots and burning of other peoples property, just what the Dem’s want. Think Rodney King was something, just wait!
According to Dershowitz... http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2870785/posts
the judge can still throw it out. My question is why wait to arrest? Why didn’t she announce this yesterday? What was with the in 72 hours she’ll come forward?
Arrest all the maggots. That's called being a leader.
Dennis Prager pointed this out a couple of weeks ago when the NYT coined the phrase. He then went out and did a Lexis-Nexis search on the NYT back to 1850 looking for them to have ever used those two words to describe a person.
Hispanic is an ethnicity not a race. There are white Hispanics, black Hispanics, mestizo Hispanics etc. Given our proximity to Mexico, we’re just more familiar with mestizo Hispanics.
How are you “following” someone if you are telling the police you don’t know where the guy is and you say this in a whisper because you are scared?
They want to get the race riot going so they can declare an emergency and start putting NDAA and NDRP into practice. If they can’t get the race riots fired up they’ll go to plan B which is probably some sort of false flag. My prediction is they don’t implode the economy before BOzo is reelected. After that, God help us.
Rush thinks he has fled to a South American country that does not have reciprocity with the US. I think his guess was Brazil.
Sounds sensible to me........
What is your opinion - should Trevor Dooley have been charged with manslaughter (older man in a fight in the park with a much younger, stronger, and bigger individual)?
Have we reached the point in which shooting down an unarmed person in a public place is not sufficient evidence to charge an individual? Issues such as Trayvon and George’s state of mind during the altercation are matters for the jury along with all the physical evidence collected. George’s story is that he shot Trayvon while on his back being assaulted by Trayvon (kind of like Trevor Dooley). Even with those facts in place how the altercation first started is still a matter for the jury including whether Trayvon was justified in using force first because he was afraid for his life?
No surprise. The gun grabbing racists had their president get involved and there was no stopping the fix once the political pressure was on.
I have a feeling this Zimmerman kid will do something rash...
What Good Can a Handgun Do Against An Army?
So what fool couldn’t see that coming.
So what fool couldn’t see that coming.
Zimmerman will be dead by the end of this year. Obama will have blood on his hands because of this. Race relations have done a 180 and it is terrible. People Like Herman Cain and Allen West are called house negroes by the pimp whores that the msm calls the black leaders. This has become despicable.
McCoy would have told Brisco and Logan to bring him more evidence to charge Zimmerman with. However, that liberal woman DA would have had him on trial by now.
So, you are just standing there and a Mr Universe type walks up to you and says; “I’m gonna rip off your head and beat you to death with it.” And then he lunges at you.
Yeah, I’d say you can shoot the guy and you don’t even have to take the first punch.
Physical size is an affirmative defense for the use of deadly force.
You may put more value in the life of a thug or bad guy, and turn your life over to same, to let him decide if you live or die, but not me.
Opinions may differ.
Brazil would be nice. If the facts prove him innocent he couldn’t even count on the AG of the US to stand up for him. It’s all about race and he’s the wrong color.