Friday, Jul 12, 2013 at 08:19 PM EDT

Jury Deliberates in George Zimmerman Trial; Defense Attorney Presents Closing Argument

Jury Deliberates in George Zimmerman Trial; Defense Attorney Presents Closing Argument

Deliberations resume at 9 a.m. Saturday.

Friday, Jul 12, 2013 at 07:16 PM EDT

Prosecutor Presents Closing Argument in George Zimmerman Trial

Prosecutor Presents Closing Argument in George Zimmerman Trial

For two hours Thursday, jurors heard the prosecution summarize their case against George Zimmerman.

Wednesday, Jul 10, 2013 at 10:15 PM EDT

Zimmerman's Defense Attorneys Rested Their Case on Wednesday

Zimmerman's Defense Attorneys Rested Their Case on Wednesday

After 56 witnesses and 12 days of testimony, Florida’s case against George Zimmerman is scheduled to go to the jury on Friday.

Wednesday, Jul 10, 2013 at 04:09 PM EDT

Defense Continues to Present Case in Zimmerman Trial

Defense Continues to Present Case in Zimmerman Trial

Forensic pathologist and gunshot wound expert Dr. Vincent Di Maio testified Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jul 9, 2013 at 10:49 PM EDT

South Florida Authorities Prepare for Verdict in Zimmerman Trial

South Florida Authorities Prepare for Verdict in Zimmerman Trial

Authorities in South Florida are preparing for the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial and urging people to stay calm and non-violent at the trial's conclusion.

Wednesday, Jul 10, 2013 at 03:10 PM EDT

Testimony Continues in George Zimmerman Trial

Testimony Continues in George Zimmerman Trial

Monday was the first full day for the defense to present its case in the George Zimmerman trial.

Friday, Jul 5, 2013 at 10:22 PM EDT

Judge Denies Defense Request for George Zimmerman's Acquittal

Judge Denies Defense Request for George Zimmerman's Acquittal

The judge in the George Zimmerman trial denied a defense request to acquit him Friday, before the state formally rested its case.

Thursday, Jun 27, 2013 at 09:45 PM EDT

Zimmerman's Attorney Continues Cross-Examination of Witness

Zimmerman's Attorney Continues Cross-Examination of Witness

Rachel Jeantel, 19, was on the phone with Trayvon Martin just minutes before he died, and defense attorney Don West questioned Jeantel about what she heard during the phone call with Martin.

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2013 at 04:21 PM EDT

2nd Round of Potential Juror Questions in Zimmerman Trial

2nd Round of Potential Juror Questions in Zimmerman Trial

The second round of questioning of potential jurors in the George Zimmerman trial was set to begin Wednesday morning. A pool of 40 potential jurors has been reached in the trial, Circuit Judge Debra Nelson...

Wednesday, Jun 19, 2013 at 09:03 AM EDT

Pool of 40 Potential Jurors Reached in Zimmerman Trial

Pool of 40 Potential Jurors Reached in Zimmerman Trial

A pool of 40 potential jurors has been reached in the George Zimmerman trial, Circuit Judge Debra Nelson announced in court Tuesday. Those potential jurors went through the initial round of questioning,...

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Trayvon Martin, 17, of Miami Gardens, was fatally shot by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman on Feb. 26 in a gated community in Sanford. The Sanford Police came under fire in the wake of the shooting for not arresting Zimmerman. Local, federal and state authorities launched an investigation.