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John Burris On George Zimmerman Verdict, Trayvon Martin, And Racism

Famed Oakland Lawyer John Burris, once called “Oakland’s Johnnie Cochran,” once again talked to me about the George Zimmerman Trial – this time about the verdict. On Saturday, a jury of five white women and a Latino woman, found George Zimmerman not guilty of murder. The outcome was shocking to this blogger; not to some […]

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George Zimmerman Trial: Jury Asks For Clarification Of Manslaughter

The Jury in the George Zimmerman Trial has just asked for a clarification of the definition of “manslaughter.” The legal definition of “manslaughter” according to The Legal Dictionary is: The unjustifiable, inexcusable, and intentional killing of a human being without deliberation, premeditation, and malice. The unlawful killing of a human being without any deliberation, which […]

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George Zimmerman Trial: Voluntary Manslaughter, Not Murder In Trevon Martin Case – John Burris

UPDATE: George Zimmerman Found Not Guilty The George Zimmerman Trial will end with Mr. Zimmerman getting voluntary manslaughter and not first-degree murder in the Trevon Martin fight. This is the prediction of famed Oakland, California criminal defense attorney John Burris. Mr. Burris, who also represented Oscar Grant’s family in a lawsuit against BART Police, and […]