NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 14, 2013
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(Sanford, Florida: Kerry Sanders) The reaction to the not guilty verdict by the jury in the trial of George Zimmerman for the murder of Trayvon Martin featured; scenes shown of protests outside the courtroom and in Washington, DC, Oakland and other cities. [Two WOMEN, Trayvon's cousin Milton FELTON, "Washington Post" Eugene ROBINSON- offer views.] A statement from President Obama about the tragic death quoted. The plans for a civil right rally in Sanford noted.
(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.
(Sanford: Ron Mott) The Zimmerman trial and the debate over the issues raised by the case reviewed; scenes shown of the jury verdict being announced in the courtroom. [Zimmerman attorney Mark O'MARA- reacts to the verdict.] [Florida state prosecutor Angela COREY- says Trayvon was profiled to be a criminal.] [NBC legal analyst Kendall COFFEY- says reasonable doubt was never disproved.] [Martin family attorney Benjamin CRUMP - talks about the Martin family.]
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