After the killing of 17 year-old, Trayvon Martin has received national, public outrage, the case will be taken before a state grand jury. Overwhelming evidence links, George Zimmerman, a volunteer neighborhood watchman to the murder. Zimmerman called 911, while he was following Trayvon. Zimmerman defied orders to stop following him. The attorney for Trayvon's family, Jasmine Rand and Shelton Marshall from the Black Law Students Association at Florida A&M, join Democracy Now to discuss the botched investigation by the Sanford police, and why Zimmerman has still not been arrested.
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