NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 16, 2013
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(Sanford, Florida: Ron Mott) The reaction to George Zimmerman’s acquittal in the killing of Trayvon Martin reviewed; scenes shown of demonstrations in Houston, Tallahassee & Los Angeles, where the rally turned violent. [Los Angeles police Chief Charlie BECK – says this will not be allowed to continue.] [On CNN, JUROR – denies Zimmerman was racially motivated.] [At the NAACP convention, Attorney General Eric HOLDER – speaks against Stand Your Ground laws.] [Morehouse College STUDENT – says there is much more work to be done.] The apology from Zimmerman’s parents to Martin’s parents noted.
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