George Zimmerman’s father, Robert, wrote a letter to the Orlando Sentinel a few weeks back in defense of his son, and rightly so, saying his son did not instigate the conflict that left 17-year-old Trayvon Martin dead.
My participation in today’s march/rally for Trayvon Martin was due to my need to participate in a cause that directly affects students in my age group at this school. What if that was one of Mt. Zion’s own students?
It was an emotional day on Capitol Hill yesterday, as the parents of Trayvon Martin found support among members of Congress who turned the death of their 17-year-old son into a rallying cry against racial profiling.
According to ABC News, on the night of the shooting, Serino was instructed to not press charges against Zimmerman because the state attorney's office headed by Norman Wolfinger determined there wasn't enough evidence to lead to a conviction.