Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman Case http://www.kunc.org en Police Question George Zimmerman After Confrontation With Wife http://www.kunc.org/post/police-question-george-zimmerman-after-confrontation-wife George Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2013/07/13/201744637/jury-in-zimmerman-trial-enters-second-day-of-deliberation">acquitted in the killing of Trayvon Martin</a>, was questioned by police Monday, after his wife called 911, saying Zimmerman was threatening her with a gun and knife.<p><a href="http://www.nytimes.com/aponline/2013/09/09/us/ap-us-neighborhood-watch.html?hp&_r=0">The AP reports</a>:<p><blockquote><p>"Shellie Zimmerman called police shortly after 2 p.m. Mon, 09 Sep 2013 20:46:00 +0000 49378 at http://www.kunc.org Police Question George Zimmerman After Confrontation With Wife Probation For George Zimmerman's Wife On Perjury Charge http://www.kunc.org/post/probation-george-zimmermans-wife-perjury-charge "Shellie Zimmerman, the wife of acquitted murder suspect George Zimmerman, today pleaded guilty to a less serious form of perjury in a plea deal that requires her to serve one year of probation," <a href="http://www.orlandosentinel.com/news/local/trayvon-martin/os-george-zimmerman-wife-shellie-plea-20130828,0,3608738.story" target="_blank">the <em>Orlando Sentinel</em> writes</a>.<p>Back in June, <a href="http://www.npr.org/blogs/thetwo-way/2012/06/12/154868096/george-zimmermans-wife-charged-with-perjury" target="_blank">we reported</a> about how she had been charged with knowingly making a fa Wed, 28 Aug 2013 15:30:00 +0000 Mark Memmott 48920 at http://www.kunc.org Probation For George Zimmerman's Wife On Perjury Charge Obama To Leno: 'There Is No Spying On Americans' http://www.kunc.org/post/obama-leno-there-no-spying-americans President Obama defended the <a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/archives/archive.php?thingId=168795409" target="_blank">U.S. government's surveillance programs</a>, telling NBC's Jay Leno on Tuesday that: "There is no spying on Americans."<p>"We don't have a domestic spying program," Obama said on <em>The Tonight Show with Jay Leno. </em>"What we do have is some mechanisms that can track a phone number or an email address that is connected to a terrorist attack. ... Wed, 07 Aug 2013 04:55:00 +0000 48031 at http://www.kunc.org Obama To Leno: 'There Is No Spying On Americans' 'Justice For Trayvon' Movement Struggles To Find Focus http://www.kunc.org/post/justice-trayvon-movement-struggles-find-focus In the two weeks since George Zimmerman's acquittal, the same activists galvanized by his trial are finding it hard to focus the energy of the Trayvon Martin movement.<p>For 16 months, supporters of the Justice for Trayvon movement rallied behind a common goal: Make sure Zimmerman, the man who killed Trayvon Martin, stood before the bar of justice.<p>But after Zimmerman's trial and acquittal, that united front has splintered.<p>Martin's father, Tracy Martin, spoke to lawmakers on Capitol Hill this week during a summit on "Black Men and Boys." He told them he wanted legislation that would honor Sat, 27 Jul 2013 12:21:46 +0000 47607 at http://www.kunc.org 'Justice For Trayvon' Movement Struggles To Find Focus Zimmerman Juror: He 'Got Away With Murder' http://www.kunc.org/post/zimmerman-juror-he-got-away-murder <a href="http://abcnews.go.com/US/george-zimmerman-juror-murder/story?id=19770659">In an interview with ABC News</a>, the only minority in the all-female jury that acquitted George Zimmerman with the killing of Trayvon Martin said Zimmerman "got away with murder."<p>"You can't put the man in jail even though in our hearts we felt he was guilty," said Juror B29, who identified herself as Maddy. Thu, 25 Jul 2013 22:31:00 +0000 Eyder Peralta 47543 at http://www.kunc.org Zimmerman Juror: He 'Got Away With Murder'