Trayvon Martin/George Zimmerman Case

1:47pm

Tue July 16, 2013
The Two-Way

'Dear George Zimmerman' Letter Hits Home With Many

Originally published on Tue July 16, 2013 2:46 pm

George Zimmerman during his trial.
Joe Burbank/pool UPI/Landov

5:29am

Tue July 16, 2013
The Two-Way

Zimmerman Trial: L.A. Mayor Calls For Calm After Violent Protests

Originally published on Tue July 16, 2013 10:05 am

Los Angeles Police Department officers in riot gear detain a man after disturbances in the streets around Leimert Park.
Kevork Djansezian Getty Images

Late into the night on Monday, after a round of violent protests ripped through Los Angeles in response to the acquittal of George Zimmerman, Mayor Eric Garcetti called for calm.

The Los Angeles Times reports that by the time the sun came up, at least 13 people had been arrested after police say they began breaking windows and stopping traffic.

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5:29am

Tue July 16, 2013

4:13pm

Mon July 15, 2013
Race

Zimmerman Verdict Feels Personal For Some In Service Sorority

Originally published on Mon July 15, 2013 5:54 pm

Attorney General Eric Holder greets Alexis Margaret Herman, member of the Delta Sigma Theta sorority, before speaking at the organization's convention.
Pablo Martinez Monsivais AP

Attorney General Eric Holder looked out over a sea of women in red on Monday and invoked his wife, a member of the influential African-American sorority Delta Sigma Theta. Holder was addressing the sorority's national convention in its centennial year.

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4:05pm

Mon July 15, 2013
The Two-Way

Feds Unlikely To Prosecute Zimmerman, Former Prosecutors Say

In Los Angeles on Sunday, demonstrators expressed their anger over the acquittal of George Zimmerman on the charges he faced for the death of Trayvon Martin.
Jim Ruymen UPI /Landov
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