Forum to be Held on Hate Crimes and Racial Profiling

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Members of the Congressional Black Caucus have organized a forum to be held on Capitol Hill on racial profiling and hate crimes. The forum is in response to the murder of 17 year old Trayvon Martin. At 2:00 PM today a news conference will be held with all of the participants. A briefing will then…


George Zimmerman’s Myspace Page Stirs Controversy

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The Miami Herald has dug up some information from George Zimmerman’s Myspace page circa 2005. The paper found some derogatory statements about Mexicans in some of the 28 year old’s postings. Zimmerman listed himself as Latino in the About Me section of the social networking site. You can read the statements he made below: I…


Judge Questioning Zimmerman Over Funds Raised On Website

Attorney’s for George Zimmerman, the man accused of killing 17 year old Trayvon Martin, failed to mention that their client had raised more than $200,000 through donations from a website prior to his bond hearing. Florida Circuit Judge Kenneth Lester now wants to know more about this money, as Zimmerman’s family had claimed they were…


George Zimmerman Released From Jail

George Zimmerman was released from jail around midnight on Sunday. The accused killer of Trayvon Martin was released on $150,000 bond, of which he had to put up 10%, or $15,000. His residence until he faces trial is being kept secret for his own safety. He may be taken out of the state of Florida.…


George Zimmerman Granted Bail

George Zimmerman, the man accused of shooting and killing 17 year old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida on February 26, has been granted bail by Circuit Judge Kenneth Lester. Bail was set at $150,000. Prosecutors had asked that bail be denied or set as high as $1 million. The prosecution claimed that due to his…


Sources Say Zimmerman to Be Charged in Trayvon Martin Case

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Several news outlets are reporting that special prosecutor Angela Corey will announce charges to be filed against George Zimmerman in the killing of Trayvon Martin. The type of charges to be filed have not been announced yet. Corey’s office will be hosting a news conference in the next few hours to announce the decision. Zimmerman…


Former Co-Worker Speaks Out About George Zimmerman

A former co-worker of George Zimmerman claims he is like “Jekyll and Hyde according to a report from the New York Daily News. The report states that Zimmerman worked for an agency that provided security to house parties from 2001 to 2005. Zimmerman was fired for being to aggressive with the patrons. The co-worker, who…


George Zimmerman Could Be Charged With Hate Crime

The shooter of 17 year old Trayvon Martin could face prosecution for committing a hate crime. George Zimmerman shot the young man as he was headed home from a convenience store. Zimmerman was on a neighborhood watch patrol when he noticed Martin walking through the neighborhood. He thought the boy looked suspicious and began to…