Feb 26, 2012 · shooting of Trayvon Martin, fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin by George Zimmerman in Sanford, Florida, on February 26, 2012. The shooting exposed deep divisions among Americans on race issues. Martin, a 17-year-old African American, was returning from a convenience store when he was noticed by Zimmerman, a neighbourhood-watch volunteer of German and Peruvian ancestry. Zimmerman contacted the ...
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Police Chief in Martin Case Remains Under Scrutiny While George Zimmerman is free on bail, the police chief criticized for not charging him after Trayvon Martin’s slaying remains under scrutiny, as city commissioners want to wait for the results of a federal investigation to decide if they will accept Chief Bill Lee’s resignation.
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Jul 27, 2022 · U.S. public opinion on whether the shooting of Trayvon Martin was justified July 2013 Factors to blame for mass shootings in the US 2013 U.S. public opinion on the "stand your ground laws" in ...
Walter Lamar Scott was a 50-year-old forklift operator, studying massage therapy. An arrest warrant had been issued since a January 16, 2013, court hearing regarding his child support payments, for which he had previously been jailed three times.
A new poll shows that a majority of Texans and 40% of Hispanics approve of efforts led by Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to send buses of illegal migrants to other areas of the country.