Trayvon Martin shooter and all-around controversial guy George Zimmerman was just arrested on domestic violence charges. He apparently smashed a table and pointed a gun in his girlfriend’s face.
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He says their general attitude was that he got what he deserved. He was in essence told to zip his lips. ‘Shut up. Don’t say those things,’ He wanted a question that would have allowed him to explain to the jury with scientific evidence how there was no way Trayvon Martin could have been on top of George Zimmerman.Attorney Willie Gary • Detailing some allegations made by his new client, former Seminole/Volusia County, Florida medical examiner Dr. Shipping Bao, who testified in the George Zimmerman murder trial months ago. He was fired earlier this week, and has not gone silently, now publicly claiming he was wrongly scapegoated and fired following the trial, and suggesting prosecutors declined to question him on crucial evidence due to their own belief in Zimmerman’s innocence. It is of course worth noting, Bao’s accusations are also coming in the context of a $100 million dollar lawsuit over his termination. source
Like gangster Al Capone going to Alcatraz for tax evasion and O.J. Simpson serving time for robbing some sports memorabilia dealers, some interpret this series of unfortunate events as part of some cosmic comeuppance for a wannabe cop.The Associated Press, discussing George Zimmerman’s continued run-ins with the law since his acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
I think that it will be seen as a questionable judgment on the part of the judicial system down there, but I don’t know if it will have staying power. These cases come along and they blaze across the midnight sky and then after a period of time, they’re forgotten.Colin Powell • Offering a mixed reaction to the Trayvon Martin verdict—suggesting it was a bad decision but also that the decision may have a limited impact in the long run.