By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/26/2013 - 09:35
Two weeks following the acquittal of George Zimmerman, another juror has come out to speak publicly about her experience with the trial.
Juror B29, who only provided her first name -- Maddy -- for safety reasons, made an appearance on Good Morning America yesterday.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/22/2013 - 16:06
Saturday marked one week anniversary since George Zimmerman's acquittal, and 100 cities from New York to Alabama, took to the streets to rally in the name of justice for Trayvon Martin.
According to Fox News Latino, the rallies were scheduled to press the issue that federal civil rights charges should be brought against Zimmerman.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/19/2013 - 09:12
Following Saturday's Zimmerman trial verdict, it was announced that George Zimmerman would be getting back the gun which was used to fatally shoot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. But it seems as though this has now changed.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/16/2013 - 11:23
Nationwide, Latino groups and leaders, including civil rights group National Council of la Raza (NCLR), have taken to the streets and the halls of power to rally alongside the African American community against the acquittal of George Zimmerman.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/05/2013 - 08:56
In a finding that could refute George Zimmerman's self-defense claim, a law enforcement expert said that Trayvon Martin's DNA was not found on the grip of Zimmerman's gun.
Zimmerman pleaded not guilty to second-degree murder and says he shot the 17-year-old in the chest to protect himself as Martin reached for his firearm during a fight.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/25/2013 - 16:09
The long-awaited murder trial for young Trayvon Martin officially began yesterday. In opening statements, prosecutors argued that George Zimmerman was fed up with "punks" getting away with crime and shot 17-year-old Martin "because he wanted to," not because he had to. "We don't intend to say he was profiled solely because of race," prosecutor John Guy said last week.
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 06/21/2013 - 10:25
When news broke in February 2012 that unarmed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin had been fatally shot by a Sanford, FL neighboorhood watch volunteer named George Zimmerman; it rocked the nation. Many people had a hard time understanding why Zimmerman chose to go to the extremes he did.
By Amaris Castillo | 12/27/2012 - 16:14
A lot can happen in a year - stories both big and small. Stories that made our hearts ache and others that made us shake our heads in disbelief. And they've all been fascinating. We racked our brains and picked a handful of Latino news stories that were just that.