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Stand Your Ground

George Zimmerman (R) talks to court security investigator Robert Hemmert during a recess after a jury question in the 25th day of his trial at the Seminole County Criminal Justice Center July 13, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman was charged with second-degree murder in the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin.  (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

Zimmerman Wants Taxpayers To Pick Up Tab For His Defense

It’s not the attorney fees, it’s the expense that went into providing expert testimony.

97.1 The Ticket–08/28/2013

A woman holds a sign with a photo of Trayvon Martin at the Detroit rally. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Rally Held In Detroit Calling For ‘Justice For Trayvon Martin’

Several hundred people rallied for Trayvon Martin in downtown Detroit Saturday, one week after George Zimmerman was acquitted of his murder in Florida.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/20/2013

Reverend Charles Williams II speaking on WWJ (WWJ/Amy E. Powers)

Should The Trayvon Martin Case End With The Verdict?

In the wake of the not guilty judgement in the killing of Florida teen Trayvon Martin, some feel federal charges should be filed against George Zimmerman.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/14/2013

A sign showing support for Trayvon Martin is stuck in the lawn in front of the Seminole County Criminal Justice Center where a jury is deliberating in the trial of George Zimmerman on July 13, 2013 in Sanford, Florida. Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer, is on trial for the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Langton: Difficult Burden To Prove Shooting Was Not Self-Defense

The six-member, all-woman jury deliberated for more than 15 hours over two days before reaching their decision Saturday night.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2013

NAN: Non-Violent Reaction To Zimmerman Murder Trial Key

The Detroit Chapter of the National Action Network (NAN) is calling for a non-violent response when the verdict is reached in the George Zimmerman murder trial in Florida.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/13/2013

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Mich. Dems Seek Repeal Of ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws

More than a dozen Democratic Michigan House members have introduced legislation to repeal the state’s “stand your ground” self-defense law after the fatal shooting of Florida teen Trayvon Martin.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/18/2012

Rally for Trayvon Martin at Detroit's Hart Plaza (WWJ Photo/Sandra McNeil)

Debate Surrounds ‘Stand Your Ground’ After Teen’s Death

The Travyon Martin case has ignited a whirlwind of heated discussion on the “Stand Your Ground” law in Stanford, Florida. What a lot of people may not know is that Michigan has a similar law.

CBS Sports Radio 1270–04/13/2012