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 | 07/19/2013 - 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 - 17:15
Emotions ran rampant on the night that the verdict was read in the Trayvon Martin murder trial. George Zimmerman was a free man, and for many, this meant the United States’ judicial system allowed a killer to walk away without being held accountable for his actions.
Latino celebrities across the nation sounded off with their opinions, and here are just 15 of those voices:
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 Samantha Leal | 07/19/2012 - 09:56
George Zimmerman, who is on trial for the murder of Trayvon Martin, spoke in a nationally televised interview for the first time last night. The interview, with Sean Hannity for Hannity on Fox News, was conducted at an undisclosed location in Seminole County, where Zimmerman must stay under conditions of his release on bail, reports Fox News Latino.