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Trayvon Martin Case: The Defense Opens

George Zimmerman's attorney claims the defendant was fighting for his life during the deadly encounter on February 26, 2012

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Trayvon Martin, One Year Later: Where We Are Now

On a rainy February evening, a 17-year-old named Trayvon Benjamin Martin left his father’s girlfriend’s home in a gated Sanford, Fla. community to buy snacks — a...

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Lesson from the Horace Mann school building

Invoking the name of Trayvon Martin, the Florida teenager shot and kill by a neighborhood watchman in 2012, can be a powerful symbol of racial profiling and the challenges of...