The Justice Department has announced that they will not file federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman, who was acquitted last year of second-degree murder for shooting Trayvon Martin. More » The post DOJ Will Not File Charges Against George Zimmerman for Trayvon Martin Shooting appeared first on EveryJoe.
Today is the third anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s death, and a crucial moment to think about what justice is for Black Americans.
On Tuesday, news broke that the U.S. Department of Justice would not bring charges against George Zimmerman for the slaying of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin. Though Attorney General Eric Holder called Martin's death a "devastatingShow More Summary
In an almost completely expected decision, the Department of Justice yesterday announced that it "found insufficient evidence to pursue federal criminal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman for the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin on Feb. Show More Summary
Not enough evidence to prosecute, but didn’t all those liberal pundits declare it an open and shut case? “Justice Dept to Announce No Charges Against Zimmerman for Death of Trayvon Martin.” If the president won’t sign a no brainer, bipartisan bill like this, I doubt anything will get done for the rest of his term. […]
George Zimmerman continues to get into minor scrapes with the law, but he's going to avoid a major one: The Justice Department has decided not to bring civil rights charges against him in the death of Trayvon Martin, reports AP. It's not a huge surprise given that the threshold for...
According to ABC News, the Justice Department will not file federal civil rights charges against George Zimmerman for the 2012 killing of Trayvon Martin. Read more...
On Tuesday, the Department of Justice announced it would not file civil rights charges against George Zimmerman for the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Martin’s family described the decision as a “disappointment.” The federal government will now close the investigation for good. Show More Summary
The Justice Department announced on Tuesday that George Zimmerman, known for fatally shooting 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in 2012, will not face charges. Continue reading ? The post George Zimmerman will not face federal charges in Trayvon Martin’s death appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
There’s not enough evidence for a federal prosecution, it grudgingly concludes.
The Department of Justice won't charge George Zimmerman for the death of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager he shot and killed on Feb. 26, 2012 The DOJ said there was "insufficient evidence" to show that Zimmerman purposefully...Show More Summary
No Civil Rights Charges Filed Against Zimmerman For Trayvon Martin Murder The Justice Department is set to make an announcement; George Zimmerman will face no federal civil rights charges for the unarmed shooting death of Trayvon Martin. ABC News reports:
Barack Obama promised that his Department of Justice would seriously study the possibility of bringing hate crime charges against George Zimmerman for the death of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin. But
According to ABC News, George Zimmerman will not face any charges -- civil rights or otherwise -- for the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Martin was killed in February 2012, and Zimmerman was acquitted in a high-profile July 2013 trial.
The Department of Justice will not file charges against George Zimmerman for the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, ABC News and CBS News reported Tuesday. ABC reports: ABC News has learned Martin’s family will soon be notified...Show More Summary
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Thousands of demonstrators joined the families of Eric Garner, Michael Brown, Trayvon Martin, Tamir Rice and Akai Gurley on Saturday in Washington, D.C., for the “Justice For All” march to end police brutality and increase police accountability. Show More Summary
Do you think Renisha’s killer got a fair shake in the courtroom? Defense Attorney Blames Trayvon Martin Verdict For Guilty Verdict In Renisha McBride Case Last month, justice was served in the shooting death of Renisha McBride. However, everyone
George Zimmerman may already be destitute and homeless due to the shooting of Trayvon Martin, a Federal Justice Department investigation into whether or not Zimmerman committed civil rights violations has the potential to put him behind bars. Show More Summary