George Michael Zimmerman is an American who fatally shot Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida, on February 26, 2012. On July 13, 2013, he was acquitted of all charges in Florida v. George Zimmerman. After his acquittal, Zimmerman himself was the target of a shooting, which resulted in a conviction for attempted murder against the perpetrator. On December 4, 2019, Zimmerman sued the Martin family and others involved in the trial for $100 million on grounds of false evidence and abuse of process.
Here's the latest for Thursday December 5th: Navy says active duty sailor was Pearl Harbor gunman; Legal experts testify to Congress about impeachment; George Zimmerman sues Trayvon Martin's parents &.. USATODAY.com - Published
George Zimmerman, who was acquitted of murder after fatally shooting unarmed black teen Trayvon Martin in a 2012 case that drew attention across the United States, sued Martin's family and lawyers on.. Reuters - Published