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7-Eleven video of Trayvon Martin released
fox19.com/cnn ^ | May 18, 2012

Posted on 05/18/2012 11:29:33 AM PDT by Free ThinkerNY

SANFORD, FL (CNN) – Trayvon Martin walked into a 7-Eleven in Sanford, Florida, grabbing a bag of Skittles and a can of AriZona iced tea. The hood from his dark gray sweatshirt over his head, he walked up to the counter, reached deep into his pants' pockets, paid the clerk, then walked out.

This seemingly mundane act - captured on a surveillance video - would be the last image the 17-year-old's loved ones would have of him alive.

While questions still remain, what happened next to Martin on the night of Feb. 26 became clearer on Thursday with the release of scores of pages of investigative and medical examiner's reports, in addition to new images of Martin's shooter and the 7-Eleven video.

Martin didn't live in Sanford, a central Florida city of about 53,000 people. Yet by that winter night, he'd been there for seven days, after being suspended for the third time from Dr. Michael M. Krop High School in Miami - in this instance, for 10 days after drug residue was found in his backpack, according to records obtained by the Miami Herald.

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TOPICS: News/Current Events; US: Florida
KEYWORDS: trayvonmartin

1 posted on 05/18/2012 11:29:40 AM PDT by Free ThinkerNY
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To: Free ThinkerNY

It’s reported elsewhere he had been smoking pot. These are rather moderate munchies for that. Pizza, maaaaan! Not Skittles.


2 posted on 05/18/2012 11:32:06 AM PDT by HiTech RedNeck (Mitt! You're going to have to try harder than that to be "severely conservative" my friend.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY


3 posted on 05/18/2012 11:32:51 AM PDT by FreeAtlanta (Liberty and Justice for ALL)
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To: HiTech RedNeck

The new Metrosexual thug!


4 posted on 05/18/2012 11:33:33 AM PDT by IrishPennant (Are you behind a "Blade of Grass?")
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To: HiTech RedNeck

Would you like to guess the flavor of the iced tea?


5 posted on 05/18/2012 11:34:26 AM PDT by EEGator
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Looks like he didn’t know how to get out of the place, and it looked like he bent down and put something in his sock.


6 posted on 05/18/2012 11:35:45 AM PDT by b4its2late (A Liberal is a person who will give away everything he doesn't own.)
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To: b4its2late

Acting goofy...


7 posted on 05/18/2012 11:39:50 AM PDT by ltc8k6
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Did I miss it or is there no mention of what time this takes place?

I suspect that there is a time lapse from the 7-11 to the phone call from Zimmerman. The time of this tape would help greatly.


8 posted on 05/18/2012 11:46:32 AM PDT by Erik Latranyi (When religions have to beg the gov't for a waiver, we are already under socialism.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Pretty big guy. If he were coming at me on a dark street, I’d be glad I had a gun on me.


9 posted on 05/18/2012 11:46:32 AM PDT by ClearCase_guy (Like Emmett Till, Trayvon Martin has become simply a stick with which to beat Whites.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
From the article --> The dispatcher asked Zimmerman, who'd called 911 at least four times previously for other incidents, if he was following the person. He replies, "Yes."

"OK. We don't need you to do that," the dispatcher responded.

But Zimmerman followed him anyway.

This is not a substantiated fact, it is speculation. The news is still schilling for a court lynching.

10 posted on 05/18/2012 11:49:06 AM PDT by DaveyB (Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. -John Adams)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

“...the 17-year-old’s loved ones...”

####

My behind.

Would that be the “loved ones” that hadn’t seen him in days or weeks?


11 posted on 05/18/2012 11:49:15 AM PDT by EyeGuy (Armed, judgmental, fiscally responsible heterosexual.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

It was a rather warm evening in Florida and Trayvon is wearing a hoodie which is very odd and suspicious. In the store, we only see a snippet of video and cannot see if Trayvon may have stolen other things from the store and the Skittles were just for appearance.


12 posted on 05/18/2012 11:50:23 AM PDT by Uncle Slayton
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Sure didn’t look like a little kid to me, and another witness claimed he was usint mixed martial arts hits while on Zimmerman. Anybody know if he had any training in martial arts?


13 posted on 05/18/2012 11:51:28 AM PDT by Dogbert41 ("...The people of Jerusalem are strong, because the Lord Almighty is their God" Zech. 12:5)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
FTA: ...reached deep into his pants' pockets...

LOL!!! He had to reach deep because his pants were halfway down his A$$ - that's the reason for the "Hoody" is to extend down to cover what his pants should be covering!!! Ignorant reporter, writing like they'd never seen an urban "yute" before...

14 posted on 05/18/2012 11:52:42 AM PDT by T-Bird45 (It feels like the seventies, and it shouldn't.)
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To: Free ThinkerNY
hood from his dark gray sweatshirt over his head, he walked up to the counter, reached deep into his pants' pockets...

That description sounds a lot like the last thing many convenience store clerks saw.
15 posted on 05/18/2012 11:52:59 AM PDT by SpaceBar
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To: b4its2late

Strange - he did stop to bend down and do something to his sock or shoe or the bottom of his pants, and then he seemed about to go back into the store or to turn around. I notice that the clerk was watching him and was actually following him (gasp!), and also stayed on the phone for the entire time the kid was in the store. So obviously the clerk wasn’t comfortable with his behavior.


16 posted on 05/18/2012 11:53:27 AM PDT by livius
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To: Uncle Slayton

Actually, it was unseasonably cold that night. In the 50’s and rainy.

That’s why George Zimmerman was heard saying “it’s f-ing cold” on the 911 tape. Of course, the media told us he said “f-ing coons”.


17 posted on 05/18/2012 11:54:07 AM PDT by Retired Greyhound (.)
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To: HiTech RedNeck
He had a lighter on him... , along with a lighter, a T-Mobile brand cell phone, headphones and $40 and some change. Yet no cigarettes.
18 posted on 05/18/2012 11:57:33 AM PDT by ColdOne (I miss my poochie... Tasha 2000~3/14/11 0bie don' t eat my dog!)
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To: Retired Greyhound

Are you saying that Trayvon wearing a hoodie was not suspicious?


19 posted on 05/18/2012 11:58:04 AM PDT by Uncle Slayton
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To: Dogbert41

That won’t come out until trial, if true.

There’s no way the media wouldn’t keep a lid on that bit of info.


20 posted on 05/18/2012 11:59:02 AM PDT by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter knows whom he's working for)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Saint Skittles, patron saint of hoodies.


21 posted on 05/18/2012 12:00:53 PM PDT by E. Pluribus Unum (Do I really need a sarcasm tag? Seriously? You're that dense?)
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To: Dogbert41

I highly doubt he was trained. I think they just mean he was on top of him dropping punches.


22 posted on 05/18/2012 12:04:05 PM PDT by EEGator
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To: Free ThinkerNY

Little Trayvon is kinda tall for TWELVE Years old......................


23 posted on 05/18/2012 12:04:30 PM PDT by Red Badger (Think logically. Act normally.................)
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To: ColdOne

According to the autopsy, Trayvon was heavily intoxicated with THC and from what I have read and seen in a movie, people under the influence of PCP most often times commit extremely violent acts, unable to control their impulses in a violent rage.

Law enforcement officials fear dealing with suspects who are intoxicated with PCP.


24 posted on 05/18/2012 12:07:46 PM PDT by Uncle Slayton
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To: Free ThinkerNY
Salve. Man is burning in hell of his crimes and hell is rejoicing. Wow, nice. The Negrum was a criminal he attack innocent man and idiots are rejoicing, I guess in hell they will rip eachother apart. Sad. Merci. [Romanian native > ESL]
25 posted on 05/18/2012 12:08:43 PM PDT by MCSP2008
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To: Free ThinkerNY
This seemingly mundane act - captured on a surveillance video - would be the last image the 17-year-old's loved ones would have of him alive. before he aggressively attacked an armed citizen.
26 posted on 05/18/2012 12:11:23 PM PDT by Vision ("Did I not say to you that if you would believe, you would see the glory of God?" John 11:40)
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To: MCSP2008

okey, dokey


27 posted on 05/18/2012 12:12:06 PM PDT by freedomson (Tagline comment removed by moderator)
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To: Uncle Slayton

He wasn’t on PCP. It was THC a ingredient in marijuana.


28 posted on 05/18/2012 12:12:58 PM PDT by ColdOne (I miss my poochie... Tasha 2000~3/14/11 0bie don' t eat my dog!)
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To: Free ThinkerNY

So little Travon actually bought iced tea and Skittles, not drugs. OK


29 posted on 05/18/2012 12:16:16 PM PDT by NathanR
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To: ColdOne

I heard he was huffing jenkem...


30 posted on 05/18/2012 12:17:46 PM PDT by EEGator
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To: Dogbert41

“Sure didn’t look like a little kid to me”

I cracked up when I saw the MSNBC video of Trayvon in the 7/11 store, big tall guy towering over the cashier, and after the video MSNBC commentators discussed it while it had the same (now universal icon) backdrop pic of little TM in his cute white hoody.

Even their own visuals give the lie to the words out of their mouths.


31 posted on 05/18/2012 12:20:02 PM PDT by A'elian' nation (Political correctness does not legislate tolerance; it only organizes hatred. Jacques Barzun)
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To: Uncle Slayton
Are you saying that Trayvon wearing a hoodie was not suspicious?

I'm saying it was cold, and therefore, reasonable to be wearing a hoodie.

But I'm of the general opinion that people walking around with hoods covering their heads are suspicious. People should show their face in an open society.

Regarding this case, I've yet to conclude that Trayvon was doing anything wrong prior to the fight with Zimmerman. We simply don't know, and we don't know who started the fight. But at some point there was a fight and Zimmerman was getting his butt kicked, so he used his weapon. I believe that it was in self-defense.

If it turns out that Zimmerman was being an overzealous neighborhood watchman, I still don't think that he should be charged with murder. I'm pretty sure he'll be acquitted, at which point we can expect there to be social unrest. The media and the Florida prosecutor have really done a bad thing here.

32 posted on 05/18/2012 12:24:24 PM PDT by Retired Greyhound (.)
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To: Uncle Slayton
Yes, we should be very suspicious of people wearing hoodies. Only ganster wear them. As a matter of fact, he was also wearing sneakers, as all gang banger do. Be very weary of anyone wearing sneakers also.
33 posted on 05/18/2012 12:34:00 PM PDT by Gettin Betta
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To: Free ThinkerNY
Martin didn't live in Sanford, a central Florida city of about 53,000 people. Yet by that winter night, he'd been there for seven days, after being suspended for the third time from Dr. Michael M. Krop High School in Miami - in this instance, for 10 days after drug residue was found in his backpack, according to records obtained by the Miami Herald.

Now if one of my children was suspended from school (they can't because they are HOMESCHOOLED). He wouldn't be 200+ miles from home. Matter of fact, they wouldn't be at the 7-11 at 11:00 am let alone at night.

Drug residue in his backpack?? George Zimmerman must have gone down to Miami and planted it.../s

34 posted on 05/18/2012 12:34:50 PM PDT by ExCTCitizen (If we stay home in November '12, don't blame 0 for tearing up the CONSTITUTION!!)
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To: ExCTCitizen

In addition, the autopsy showed THC in his system. Where was Trayvon smoking dope? At his father’s shack-up’s house?


35 posted on 05/18/2012 1:11:57 PM PDT by Bigg Red (Pray for our republic.)
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To: Erik Latranyi
Did I miss it or is there no mention of what time this takes place?

Both George and Trayvon had cell phones that night, which would leave a ping record of which cells they were in at what time and for how long. Cell phone repeaters use GPS signals to get atomic clock accuracy.

36 posted on 05/18/2012 1:14:36 PM PDT by Reeses
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To: Bigg Red

Weed stays in your system for up to 4 weeks.


37 posted on 05/18/2012 1:17:40 PM PDT by EEGator
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To: Erik Latranyi

It was reported some time back that the video from the 7-11 was between 6 and 6:30 p.m.—so Trayvon either took his time on the way back to his neighborhood, or had been wandering around looking into the houses for a while before Zimmerman first saw him. It’s interesting that they don’t report the time of the tape in the latest reports.


38 posted on 05/18/2012 1:31:03 PM PDT by Verginius Rufus
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To: EEGator
I received this email:

One of my favorite rants...the liberal controlled media...television...newspapers... magazines...radio...all continue to show 12 year old Trayvon...NOT 17 year old Trayvon...they continue to show the 5 year old picture BECAUSE it helps to cement in your mind the little, cute, hoodie wearing youngster who was stalked by this monster.

In reality.."little Trayvon"...at the time of his death...stood almost 6'2" tall...weighed 175 muscular pounds...had numerous run ins with authorities (both at school and local police)...had been stopped and almost arrested two days before his death for...smacking a bus driver in the face...because the driver refused to let him ride for free...he was released because the driver was told not to press charges by the bus company and to continue on his route.

When "little Trayvon" was suspended at school...it was not only because he tried to bring a little marijuana in with him...he was in possession of wedding rings and other jewelry...watches etc. that he said he "found" along with a large screwdriver...while on the way to school that day...the jewelry was turned over to the Police by the school.

I am not trying to say this was a good shooting...I am not trying to say this kid deserved to die...I am saying...the media in the USA is controlled by liberals who twist and distort what you see and hear in order for you to see things their way.

Not a single paper has printed RECENT photos of this kid...because...it would not keep your interest in this case... Not a single paper will admit that this kid was a marijuana dealer...his friends on facebook all say he had the "best plants"...not a single paper will show you any of his recent photos where he shows off a mouthful of gold teeth....all of his tattoos...not a single paper will tell the news like it really is....and NOT how they want you to think it is... President King Obama...looked at the FIVE year old photo the media chose to show the Nation...and said..."If I had a son...he would look like Trayvon"

So from that comment...should I assume you did not bother to look for the facts in this shooting..or should I assume you want a son who is a 17 year old drug dealing, gold teeth wearing thug whose name on one of his facebook profiles was "wild nigga"...who 'finds" jewelry and burglary tools on the way to school ?

39 posted on 05/18/2012 1:33:24 PM PDT by Fawn (Rush Babe on Board.)
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To: Fawn

The kid was clearly a thug, and I agree with the email you received. I was only pointing out that if THC is in your system, it doesn’t mean you smoked that night...that was all.


40 posted on 05/18/2012 1:44:30 PM PDT by EEGator
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To: livius

Trayvon Martin appears to be pretty high on something. His motor motions, body movements were not normal. He appears to be floating is space, adrift at sea. Be interesting when that clerk that served him gets on the stand in court. This boy, Obama’s son, was no angel.


41 posted on 05/18/2012 1:51:27 PM PDT by JLAGRAYFOX (My only objective is defeat and destroy Obama & his Democrat Party, politically!!!)
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To: Erik Latranyi

One of the tapes it stamped 6:24.


42 posted on 05/18/2012 2:26:04 PM PDT by Jaded (Really? Seriously?)
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To: ColdOne

I did not say that Trayvon was high on PCP.


43 posted on 05/18/2012 3:18:11 PM PDT by Uncle Slayton
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To: Uncle Slayton

I just flew home from Northwest Arkansas Monday. Was standing in line to get on the plane in a covered terminal and was hot and sweating. The line was moving slow so I looked around some. About 3 people behind me was one of Obama’s sons with a hoodie sweatshirt pulled up over his head.
I just shook my head and turned back around.


44 posted on 05/18/2012 3:58:48 PM PDT by sheana
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To: Fawn

I have to disagree you. I’m glad the little thug is dead. All the Traydmark Martin’s of the world are imminent threats to my wife my children and my family. George Zimmerman did the law-abiding community a favor. Civilization thanks him!


45 posted on 05/18/2012 4:45:24 PM PDT by DCBryan1 (In the post-Zimmerman world, it may become prudent to carry a drop weapon if you CCW.)
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To: JLAGRAYFOX

He does look very confused. Getting stoned a lot produces paranoia (I can attest to this after having seen some heavy-using highschool friends really flip out) and Martin seems very uneasy and nervous.


46 posted on 05/18/2012 5:58:28 PM PDT by livius
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To: Bigg Red; All
Where was Trayvon smoking dope?

No, before the EVIL George murdered him, George FORCED Trayvon to smoke dope. /s

47 posted on 05/19/2012 12:29:31 PM PDT by ExCTCitizen (If we stay home in November '12, don't blame 0 for tearing up the CONSTITUTION!!)
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