Courts & Crime

April 11, 2012

Zimmerman could face life in prison for the killing of Trayvon Martin

After 45 days, one lawsuit, dozens of rallies, cries from thousands of protesters, more than 2 million petition signatures and countless media reports, George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watchman who shot Miami Gardens teenager Trayvon Martin, was criminally charged Wednesday, capping a public outcry unmatched in recent memory.

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