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  1. Jay Z Slams Zimmerman Verdict: 'Didn't Trayvon Have the Right to Stand his Ground?'

    11:25 am PDT 07/25/2013
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    "You can have a fight with someone, and if they're running away, you can shoot them and kill them and you're fine? Come on," the hip-hop superstar says. READ MORE

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  2. George Zimmerman Verdict: Where Cable News Saw Its Biggest Gains

    5:00 am PDT 07/17/2013
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    A late-night verdict, exclusives with key players and wall-to-wall coverage (for some) bring in viewership highs and numbers far north of May's Jodi Arias trial. READ MORE

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  3. Bruce Springsteen Dedicates 'American Skin (41 Shots)' to Trayvon Martin

    9:10 pm PDT 07/16/2013
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    The singer performed the song "for justice" at a tour stop in Limerick, Ireland. READ MORE

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  4. TV Ratings: Zimmerman Juror and Witness Interviews Prompt CNN Surge

    3:45 pm PDT 07/16/2013
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    CNN bests Fox News in the 25-54 demographic; Piers Morgan scores highest demo number ever with town hall that included a candid interview with witness Rachel Jeantel. READ MORE

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  5. George Zimmerman Verdict: 'Daily Show,' 'Colbert Report' Mock Decision (Video)

    7:12 am PDT 07/16/2013
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    John Oliver lashed out at Florida's Stand Your Ground law while Stephen Colbert proclaimed the trial's outcome a "victory for the rule of law, in that Florida apparently no longer has rules or laws." READ MORE

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  6. Zimmerman Verdict: Los Angeles TV News Crew Attacked Amid Protests (Report)

    11:25 pm PDT 07/15/2013
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    During an 11 p.m. news conference, Mayor Eric Garcetti says 13 people have been arrested. READ MORE

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  7. Zimmerman Juror Backs Out of Book Project

    11:16 pm PDT 07/15/2013
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    A day of withering criticism that ended with an appearance on Anderson Cooper's show led the anonymous juror to put the brakes on a proposed book about why "not guilty" was the only option. READ MORE

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  8. Stevie Wonder Boycotting Florida Following Zimmerman Verdict (Video)

    10:29 pm PDT 07/15/2013
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    The singer refuses to perform in the state until its Stand Your Ground law is "abolished." READ MORE

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  9. Zimmerman Verdict: Witness Rachel Jeantel Says Confrontation Was 'Racial'

    9:53 pm PDT 07/15/2013
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    "If Trayvon was white and he had a hoodie on, what would happen?" she asks CNN's Piers Morgan of the altercation that left Florida teen Trayvon Martin dead. READ MORE

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  10. Zimmerman Juror: His 'Heart Was in the Right Place'

    7:53 pm PDT 07/15/2013
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    The unidentified woman tells CNN's Anderson Cooper she believes the defendant feared for his life but is "guilty of not using good judgment." READ MORE

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  11. 'The Wire' Creator David Simon on Zimmerman Verdict: 'I Can’t Look an African-American Parent in the Eye'

    12:39 pm PDT 07/15/2013
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    The "Treme" showrunner says, "anyone who truly understands what justice is and what it requires of a society is ashamed to call himself an American." READ MORE

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  12. Hollywood Docket: Pixar, Lucasfilm Settlement; Zimmerman v. NBC; 'Madden Football' Trial

    7:26 am PDT 07/15/2013
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    A roundup of entertainment law news, including Katy Perry's settlement with a sponsor and actress Sally Kirkland suing over a tumble at an award show. READ MORE

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  13. Zimmerman Verdict: Protests Break Out in Times Square, Hollywood

    10:07 pm PDT 07/14/2013
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    Civil rights leaders, including the Revs. Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton, have urged peace in the wake of the not guilty verdict. READ MORE

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  14. Obama Asks for 'Calm Reflection' In Wake of Zimmerman Verdict

    12:20 pm PDT 07/14/2013
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    "We should ask ourselves if we’re doing all we can to stem the tide of gun violence," says the president. READ MORE

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  15. Zimmerman Verdict: How the Sunday Morning Shows Covered

    7:55 am PDT 07/14/2013
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    NBC and ABC featured legal analysis while CNN and MSNBC spoke to politicians. READ MORE

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  16. Zimmerman Verdict: Protests Begin in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Washington

    10:02 pm PDT 07/13/2013
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    More than 100 gather in L.A.'s Leimert Park Plaza, a crowd marches down S.F.'s Mission Street and 300 converge on D.C.'s Adams Morgan after the Florida jury's controversial decision. READ MORE

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  17. Hollywood Slams Verdict in George Zimmerman Trial

    7:46 pm PDT 07/13/2013
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    Lena Dunham tweeted her thoughts were with “everyone who loved Trayvon and has been sent the message that his life didn’t matter," while Mia Farrow wrote “this sucks.” READ MORE

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  18. Jury Finds George Zimmerman Not Guilty

    7:03 pm PDT 07/13/2013
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    After hearing the verdict, Judge Debra Nelson said he was free to go. READ MORE

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  19. How the Networks Will Cover the Zimmerman Verdict

    12:37 pm PDT 07/12/2013
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    Fox News will feature a live studio audience on "Hannity," ABC News will have Dan Abrams anchoring, HLN's Nancy Grace will cover verdict live. READ MORE

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