Trayvon Martin

In February 2012, Sanford, Fla. resident George Zimmerman, 28, shot and killed 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, who was unarmed. Zimmerman claimed he felt threatened and that the shooting was in self-defense, and he was not charged because of Florida's "Stand Your Ground" law. Follow WBLK's coverage of the shooting, the nation's response and Zimmerman's murder trial below.

George Zimmerman Update! [VIDEOS]
George Zimmerman is back in mainstream news.  Audio tapes are soon to be released of all of his conversations while in jail, and now there are allegations from a relative of his stating that Zimmerman molested her and that Zimmerman's family has always been racist against blacks.…
George Zimmerman Wants a New Judge! [VIDEO]
George Zimmerman is, as they say, "reaching for straws!"  The self-appointed volunteer neighborhood watch guy is claiming that the current judge in his case is biased because he said Zimmerman had "flouted" the system.
Mom Says Sons Death Was an Accident?
Less than 24 hours after Florida resident George Zimmerman was charged with second-degree murder for killing 17 year-old Trayvon Martin, the teenager's mother has stepped forward claiming she believes her son's death was accidental.

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