Tag Archives: Federal Charges

Hundreds rally in front of Oakland Federal Building on Saturday, July 20. Photo courtesy of Ken Epstein.

Outraged Protests Continue in Wake of Zimmerman Verdict

The world was stunned last Saturday when jurors in the George Zimmerman murder trial returned with a verdict after only 16 hours of deliberation. Zimmerman was found not guilty in the murder of unarmed Trayvon [...]
Benjamin Jealous, NAACP President

OP-ED: One Million Call for Federal Charges Against Zimmerman

One Million Call for Federal Charges Against Zimmerman By Benjamin Todd Jealous One million people. As of Tuesday morning, one million people have signed an NAACP petition asking the Department of Justice to pursue federal [...]