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Zimmerman's Brother Shares Family Reaction To Verdict

George Zimmerman was acquitted of any charges Saturday night in the death of Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Zimmerman's brother, Robert Zimmerman Jr., speaks with host Rachel Martin.
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Angry, But Mostly Peaceful Protests Follow Zimmerman Acquittal

George Zimmerman was found not guilty late Saturday night of the shooting death of black teen Trayvon Martin. Reactions to the verdict are complex as protesters gather from Florida to California.
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Fla. Pastor Prepares To Confront Zimmerman Verdict In Church

George Zimmerman has been acquitted of manslaughter and second-degree murder after a Florida jury found him not guilty late Saturday night. Sunday morning, Pastor C.J. Haynes of the New Salem Primitive Baptist Church in Sanford is preparing to minister to his flock. He speaks with host Rachel Martin.
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Zimmerman Not Guilty On All Charges

A jury in Florida has acquitted George Zimmerman in the charges stemming from the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin last year in Sanford, Florida.
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Crowds React With Disbelief To Zimmerman Verdict

The acquittal of George Zimmerman in the death of Trayvon Martin came as a surprise to many outside the courthouse in Sanford, Florida, and around the country. Host Rachel Martin speaks with NPR's Code Switch blogger Gene Demby.
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Zimmerman Acquitted Of Murder Charges

George Zimmerman was allowed to leave the courtroom Saturday night a free man. Weekend Edition Sunday host Rachel Martin updates the story.
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Zimmerman Verdict Sparks Disbelief

Demonstrators outside the courthouse in Sanford, Fla., were stunned by the six-person jury's decision to acquit George Zimmerman of any charges in the death of Trayvon Martin.
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Untangling The Legal Issues In The Zimmerman Case

Prosecutors had trouble proving George Zimmerman's guilt beyond a reasonable doubt. Host Rachel Martin talks to Kenneth Nunn, a University of Florida law professor, about the legal issues in the Zimmerman case.
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Zimmerman Found Not Guilty

In the courtroom, George Zimmerman was released and his GPS monitor cut off. Host Rachel Martin explains the verdict and reaction.
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NAACP Calls For Federal Action

The NAACP is asking the Justice Department to file civil rights charges in the Zimmerman case. Weekend Edition Sunday host Rachel Martin talks with NAACP President and CEO Ben Jealous.

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