Connect with us

Black Listed

Judge Denies Bond Motions in Trayvon Martin Case

George Zimmerman

Florida judge has denied defense requests to end 24-hour GPS monitoring of George Zimmerman while he is out on bond in the fatal shooting of Florida teenager Trayvon Martin.

Judge Debra Nelson denied bond requests from Zimmerman's defense team Tuesday. Besides dropping the monitoring, the defense wanted the former neighborhood watch volunteer to be able to live outside Seminole County.

Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder in the 17-year-old Martin's shooting following an altercation in Sanford in February. He has pleaded not guilty, claiming self-defense under Florida's "stand your ground" law.

Nelson has set a trial date for June 10. He also set a "stand your ground" hearing 45 days before trial where Zimmerman can argue it was self-defense and ask the judge to drop the charges.

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

Florida Supreme Court: 'Stand Your Ground' Law Applies to Cops Florida Supreme Court: 'Stand Your Ground' Law Applies to Cops

Florida Supreme Court: ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law Applies to Cops

News

Trayvon Martin, Trayvon Martini, Kansas City, Racism Trayvon Martin, Trayvon Martini, Kansas City, Racism

Security Guard Who Allegedly Ordered a ‘Trayvon Martini’ From Black Bartender Loses Job

News

Michael Drejka, Florida, Stand Your Ground, McGlockton Michael Drejka, Florida, Stand Your Ground, McGlockton

Judge Says Florida Man in ‘Stand Your Ground’ Case Will Not Have Bail Lowered

News

Stand Your Ground, Florida, Florida Man Stand Your Ground, Florida, Florida Man

Prosecutor Rejects ‘Stand Your Ground’, Charges Florida Man Over Death of Markeis McGlockton

News

Advertisement
Connect
Newsletter Signup