Zimmerman Jury Out - Waiting the Verdict07/13/13 Warren Elly with Grady Irvin
Last Call Friday
Tonight â€“ ONCE AGAIN, America waits a racially charged verdict and worries what people will do when it comes in.
This time itâ€™s the case of George Zimmerman, the man who killed Trayvon Martin. Now the jury must decide if it was a case of self-defense , of stand your ground. OR was it 2nd degree murder, vigilante justice
Lots of media hype tonight about what the reaction to the verdict will beâ€¦some prominent members of the community are saying predictions of riots if Zimmerman is acquitted are overblown and offensiveâ€¦Former Hillsborough NAACP President Curtis Stokes telling the Tribune, â€I think the African-American Community is beyond rioting, weâ€™re for peaceful protestâ€.