Posts Categorized: Updates

Trayvon Martin’s Family Attorney Gains Spotlight

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Written by Derry London Tallahassee, FL (by Jennifer Portman/The Tallahassee Democrat) — In early March, Benjamin Crump was in court in Jacksonville, Fla., when his cellphone started lighting up like a $5 Christmas tree. The Tallahassee, Fla., defense attorney, who, at 42, has forged a successful career representing the disenfranchised in civil rights, personal injury… Read more »

Trayvon Martin’s Parents React To Zimmerman’s Apology (Global Grind)

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Trayvon Martin’s parents, Tracy and Sybrina Fulton, sat in the courtroom watching as their son’s killer, George Zimmerman, was granted bail in the amount of $150,000. The relentlessly strong parents couldn’t hold back their emotions as they decided not to talk to the media after the proceedings. According to the family attorney, Ben Crump, Trayvon’s… Read more »

Judge grants $150K bail for George Zimmerman (CBS)

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By David Morgan (CBS News) SANFORD, Fla. – A judge granted bail for George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer charged with killing Florida teenager Trayvon Martin, but would not allow his release Friday, citing further discussions needed about the terms, including whether or not he would be allowed out of state. Circuit Judge Kenneth Lester… Read more »