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Florida / Martin Shooting / O'Mara Interview / A Discussion #1019958

CNN Evening News for Monday, Apr 16, 2012
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) A new development in the Trayvon Martin shooting case in Sanford, Florida, with neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman's attorney Mark O'Mara asking Judge Jessica Recksiedler†† to recuse herself because of her link to CNN's Mark Nejame noted. [In interview, O'MARA - says the court should grant his request to move the case to another judge; comments on personal information records in the case; states he has daily contact with Zimmerman, who wants out; comments on the law and whether Zimmerman can get out on bail and the need to keep him safe if he is out.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper) Live discussion held with criminal defense attorney Mark Geragos and former prosecutor Sunny Hostin about this legal case. [GERAGOS, HOSTIN - offer views on why the judge may recuse herself or why O'Mara would want her off the case.] [GERAGOS - suggests sealed records help the defense; explains how he wants to know what the prosecution has and will cross-examine the client.] [HOSTIN - speculates on a decision to unseal the records.] [GERAGOS, HOSTIN - predict Zimmerman could get bail, but may not have the money.]

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