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No justice for Trayvon Martin
No justice for Trayvon Martin

The trial of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of unarmed Florida teen Trayvon Martin failed in every way. It failed to bring forth anything resembling objective truth about what happened the night Mr. Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer, decided Mr. Martin looked suspicious and took the law into his hands. It failed to bring anything like closure to a nation that had been horrified by the senseless death of a young man who had done nothing wrong. And it failed most spectacularly to provide any measure of justice. We do not dispute the jury's verdict. The six women who rendered it did so based on the evidence they were presented and the laws as they exist in Florida. What we...

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