Posted: Saturday, July 13, 2013 12:00 am
SANFORD, Fla. — George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer who fatally shot an unarmed black teenager, igniting a national debate on racial profiling and civil rights, was found not guilty on Saturday of the second-degree murder of Trayvon Martin.
He also was acquitted of manslaughter, a lesser charge the jury was allowed to consider.
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