ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - A lawyer for a Florida man charged in the shooting death of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin is asking a judge to bar voice-recognition experts from testifying at his murder trial on grounds their techniques are not scientifically valid. Full story
ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - Neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman told a court in Florida on Tuesday he would wait until his June trial to argue that he acted in self-defense when he shot and killed unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin last year. Full story
ORLANDO (Reuters) - Prosecutors in Florida want George Zimmerman to state publicly at a court hearing on Tuesday whether he will pursue his immunity defense in the 2012 shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin on the basis of the state's "Stand Your Ground" law, or waive his right to use it. Full story
Port Canaveral Police Sergeant Ron King was reportedly fired after bringing target posts to a shooting range depicting the silhouette of a hooded figure in a sweatshirt carrying a bag of skittles and a can of iced tea. Benjamin Cupp, who represents Trayvon Martin’s parents, discusses the incident.
The Sanford Police Department, known for the Trayvon Martin case, starts a new era as Cecil Smith is sworn in as police chief. WESH's Dave McDaniel reports.
Mother and father of Trayvon Martin, speak about the death of their son, and the on going case surrounding his death.
Rev. Al Sharpton looks back one year ago to the shooting of Trayvon Martin. He talks to Trayvon’s parents – Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin – as well as their lawyer, Benjamin Crump, about what the past year has been like for them.
The Grio’s Joy Reid and Lehigh University’s Dr. James Peterson examine how the shooting of Trayvon Martin, one year ago today, not only jumpstarted the national conversation on racial profiling – but also on the nation’s gun laws.
While George Zimmerman appeared before a judge in Florida for a pre-trial hearing, a group of people gathered outside the courthouse in Seminole County to celebrate what would have been Trayvon Martin’s 18th birthday. Stewart Moore of WESH reports.
George Zimmerman, defendant in the killing of Trayvon Martin, stands in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Florida, with his attorney Mark O'Mara , for a pre-trial hearing April 30, 2013. REUTERS/Joe Burbank/Pool
SANFORD, FL - APRIL 30: George Zimmerman, defendant in the killing of Trayvon Martin, sits in Seminole circuit court for a pre-trial hearing April 30, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Lawyers on both sides of the Trayvon Martin murder trial are jockeying for position as the trail is expected to start June
George Zimmerman, defendant in the killing of Trayvon Martin, stands in Seminole circuit court during a pre-trial hearing in Sanford, Florida April 30, 2013. REUTERS/Joe Burbank/Pool (UNITED STATES - Tags: CRIME LAW)
George Zimmerman, defendant in the killing of Trayvon Martin, is sworn in for testimony in Seminole circuit court during a pre-trial hearing in Sanford, Florida April 30, 2013. REUTERS/Joe Burbank/Pool (UNITED STATES - Tags: CRIME LAW)