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Trayvon Martin Case Gets New Judge After Recusal

3 years agoNews : NewsFeed

Jessica Recksiedler, the circuit court judge originally assigned to the trial of George Zimmerman in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, has recused herself following a request by Zimmerman’s lawyer. Florida Circuit Court Judge Ken Lester Jr. has been named to preside over the case in her place. (PHOTOS: Faces of Protest for Trayvon Martin) [...]
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Judge Removes Herself From Trayvon Martin Shooting Trial, New Judge Named

United States / New York : Gothamist (3 years ago)

The Florida Circuit Judge presiding over the trial of George Zimmerman—the former neighborhood watch captain charged with second degree murder in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin—recused herself from the case today as was exp... Read Post

Trial judge recuses herself in George Zimmerman murder case

US Politics / Liberal : Daily Kos (3 years ago)

George Zimmerman (Gary Green/Pool) A 15-year veteran of the bench, Circuit Judge Kenneth Lester Jr., will be taking over duties at the trial judge in the Trayvon Martin killing in Sanford, Florida. George Zimmerman has been charged ... Read Post

Judge In George Zimmerman Case May Step Down Over Conflict Of Interest

Politics : Business Insider: Politix (3 years ago)

A conflict of interest may force the judge in George Zimmerman's criminal trial to recuse herself, according to Yamiche Alcindor of USA Today. During a brief status hearing today, Circuit Judge Jessica Recksiedler disclosed that her... Read Post


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