Florida attorneys Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig cited ethics in withdrawing as George Zimmerman's legal counsel. But how they handled their withdrawal is coming under fire from some law professors, who say the lawyers may have violated Florida's ethics rules. Sonner and Uhrig's press conference announcing they were stepping down......
Former George Zimmerman lawyers Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig spoke with Ashleigh Banfield and had harsh words for attorneys Mark Geragos and Jose Baez. "We're all ignorant just on different topics. The subject of attorney/client privilege is a little more complicated than you pick up off the TV shows. Show More Summary
Late Tuesday evening, Hal Uhrig and Craig Sonner, the attorneys for George Zimmerman, suddenly announced they were dropping out of the case, citing their client’s behavior, which can only be called erratic. In another important development, reported by the AP, special prosecutor Angela Corey is to make an announcement on the case within 72-hours. Speculation [...]
Lawyers Mark Geragos and Jose Baez spoke to Anderson Cooper Tuesday night, following Cooper's interview with George Zimmerman's ex-lawyers Hal Uhrig and Craig Sonner (who withdrew today). Blasting the attorneys' attributing their decision to "ethical obligations," Geragos called their conduct a "train wreck." He added that he felt like he was watching a Saturday Night Live skit.
Attorneys Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig today have withdrew their counsel for George Zimmerman today. Yahoo reported: In a highly contentious press conference, attorneys Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig announced they have withdrawn as counsel for George Zimmerman, who remains … Continue reading ?
Hal Uhrig Before Tuesday's astounding press conference in Sanford, Florida, in which they said they were no longer lawyers for George Zimmerman in the Trayvon Martin shooting case, Hal Uhrig and Craig Sonner were running a high-profile public relations campaign for their client. Show More Summary
He seems to have gone rogue: The two men who have been George Zimmerman’s most outspoken defenders, attorneys Hal Uhrig and Craig Sonner, said today that they’re off the case. “On Sunday, we lost track of George, in that he … Continue reading ?
"Attorney Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig said... they haven't heard from George Zimmerman since Sunday... and against their advice, Zimmerman contacted the special prosecutor who will decide if he should face charges." Sonner said: "He's gone on his own. Show More Summary
After calling a press conference announcing they were withdrawing as Trayvon Martin shooter George Zimmerman's counsel, attorneys Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig took questions from the media. Among the revelations at that bombshell press conference called is the fact that Zimmerman is still in the U.S., but not in Florida. Show More Summary
Two attorneys representing George Zimmerman, the man who fatally shot unarmed teen Trayvon Martin, today announced their resignation from the case. Lawyers Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig said he's essentially gone rogue. "As of the last couple days he has not returned phone calls, te …
Hal Uhrig told reporters at a press conference Tuesday that he and fellow attorney Craig Sonner have not been able to contact Zimmerman since Sunday and are "concerned for his emotional safety
In a shocking turn of events, George Zimmerman’s two attorney’s — Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig — announced they were withdrawing from the case. They said they have lost track of Zimmerman and have not been able to contact him for several days. At various times during the press conference, both attorneys said they did [...]
Lawyers for Trayvon Martin shooter George Zimmerman explained in a bizarre press conference this afternoon that they haven't spoken to their client since Sunday and can therefore no longer represent him. Hal Uhrig and Craig Sonner said that they've "lost touch" with Zimmerman, who they said is in hiding — not ... More »
Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig, the lawyers who have been speaking for and providing legal representation for George Zimmerman withdrew as his counsel Tuesday after citing poor communication with him and other factors in their decision.
Lawyers for George Zimmerman in the case of the shooting death of Trayvon Martin say they are no longer representing the man who killed the unarmed Florida teenager. Defense attorneys Craig Sonner and Hal Uhrig said that they had fallen out of contact with Zimmerman.
Over the last several days George Zimmerman’s attorneys, Hal Uhrig and Craig Sonner, have launched an aggressive public relations offensive on behalf of their client. They’ve appeared extensively on local and national media, frequently detailing their version of the events of February 26 as “fact.” For example, on April 4, Hal Uhrig said the following [...]
The former neighborhood watch captain who fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin nearly two months ago has a new lawyer who has gone on a media offensive the past few days. George Zimmerman's lawyer Hal Uhrig, a former police officer,...Show More Summary
George Zimmerman's lawyers put forth a novel assertion on CBS today, when lawyer Hal Uhrig suggested that Zimmerman was justified in shooting Trayvon Martin because he might have gotten… shaken baby syndrome? "People have said, the force was too much even if he broke his nose and slammed his head...
Hal Uhrig, an ex-Florida police officer and the new criminal-defense attorney for Trayvon Martin shooter George Zimmerman, is starting off with a media campaign to defend his client. Today on CBS, Uhrig explained how Martin was attacking Zimmerman, requiring him to shoot the 17-year-old in self defense. "We're familiar with ... More »
Hal Uhrig A new lawyer for George Zimmerman says his current role is defending his client's reputation while everyone awaits the decision of the special prosecutor in the Trayvon Martin slaying. Zimmerman has hired media savvy Hal Uhrig,...Show More Summary