George Zimmerman

Final arguments wrap up in Zimmerman trial

George Zimmerman July 12 2013PhotoAP Orlando Sentinel Joe Burbank PoolSANFORD, Fla. (AP) — A prosecutor in George Zimmerman’s murder trial has ended his rebuttal, saying the neighborhood watch volunteer told a series of lies in his statements about shooting Trayvon Martin.

Prosecutor John Guy argued that Zimmerman repeatedly lied about the shooting of the unarmed 17-year-old Martin.

His rebuttal came after defense attorney Mark O’Mara said prosecutors had failed to prove beyond a reasonable doubt that Zimmerman committed second-degree murder.

Jurors are taking a lunch break, and when they return Judge Debra Nelson will read them jury instructions.

The six jurors will then begin deliberations.


Source: AP

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