George Zimmerman cleared of all charges in shooting of Trayvon Martin, released by judge

  • by: KYLE HIGHTOWER , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 14, 2013 - 1:15 AM

SANFORD, Fla. — Neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman was cleared of all charges late Saturday night in the shooting of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed black teenager whose killing unleashed furious debate across the U.S. over racial profiling, self-defense and equal justice.

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