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Florida / Martin Murder Case / Zimmerman Trial #1060611

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 15, 2013
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(Studio: Scott Pelley) The acquittal of George Zimmerman of murder & manslaughter charges in the shooting of Trayvon Martin noted; protest photos shown.

(Sanford, Florida: Mark Strassmann) The aftermath of the Zimmerman trial featured. [Attorney General Eric HOLDER – says we have opened an investigation.] [In CBS interview, prosecutor Angela COREY††- comments on pushing for a murder conviction; offers her view on Zimmerman getting his gun back.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(No location given: Don Dahler) The views of Zimmerman's attorneys Mark O'Mara & Don West on further legal action noted. [With Don Dahler, O’MARA – states the Department of Justice & FBI never found evidence of racism or inappropriate actions that would suggest a civil rights violation; says Zimmerman is immune from suit under the Stand Your Ground law; says Zimmerman should never carry that particular weapon again.]

(Studio: Scott Pelley) Report introduced.

(Sanford, Florida: Michelle Miller) The division in Sanford, Florida over the verdict featured. [Sanford residents Jonathan McKNIGHT††, Jonathan McKNIGHT, Jr., Michael O'BRIEN††- offer views on justice and race.]

Reporter(s):
Pelley, Scott;
Strassmann, Mark;
Dahler, Don;
Miller, Michelle
Duration:
00:06:30

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