Prosecutors say they will not file domestic violence charges against George Zimmerman after his girlfriend said in a sworn statement she did not want to pursue the case.
CINCINNATI - The mother of an unarmed black Florida teen who was shot and killed by a neighborhood watch volunteer says that she is mentally prepared to handle whatever verdict or sentence is handed down to the shooter, even an exoneration.
Sybrina Fulton made the statement to reporters on Wednesday after she and her husband Tracy Martin tearfully addressed a town hall on violence and racial healing in Cincinnati.
The couple talked mostly about their grief and the importance of preventing similar shootings.
The February shooting of their son, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, led to nationwide protests over race and self-defense laws after police didn't arrest the shooter, George Zimmerman, for more than a month.
One of the protests was held in Cincinnati on March 26.
George Zimmerman has been released from jail hours after his first court appearance on domestic violence-related charges.
The 911 call seemed frantic: George Zimmerman's sobbing estranged wife said he was threatening her and her father with a gun and she feared for her life. Please come.
Former neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman apparently has a lead foot.
Another juror comes out from the shadows in the aftermath of the George Zimmerman verdict, sitting down with ABC News' Robin Roberts.
An Ohio firearms group has raised more than $12,000 to buy guns or a security system for George Zimmerman.
Officials say George Zimmerman helped rescue four people from an overturned vehicle last week, just days after he was cleared of all charges in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
Four of the jurors at the George Zimmerman trial distanced themselves late Tuesday from statements that another juror made in a televised interview.
Protesters ran through Los Angeles streets Monday night, breaking windows, attacking people on sidewalks and at one point raiding a Wal-Mart store in demonstrations over George Zimmerman's Florida acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
A juror in the George Zimmerman trial said Monday that the actions of the neighborhood watch volunteer and Trayvon Martin both led to the teenager's fatal shooting last year, but that Zimmerman didn't actually break the law.