AC360 Tuesday 8p

Ferry crew members answered questions about why more life rafts were not deployed. Tonight on AC360, the latest from South Korea on the effort to reach victims.
February 18th, 2014
12:03 AM ET

Race and Justice in America: The Michael Dunn trial

CNN's Don Lemon was in the anchor chair when news of the Dunn verdict broke. He says he was initially "pissed off." He explains why his feelings have now turned to sadness.
Former federal prosecutor Jeffrey Toobin says there is no way Jordan Davis would have been killed "if he were white."
Mark O'Mara is George Zimmerman's former defense attorney. He weighs in on the self defense strategy in the Michael Dunn trial.
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Filed under: Don Lemon • George Zimmerman • Jeffrey Toobin • Jordan Davis • Mark O'Mara • Michael Dunn
January 15th, 2014
12:03 AM ET

Texting argument allegedly sparks fatal shooting

In a shocking case out of Florida, a former police captain is charged with murder after the fatal shooting of a man in a movie theater during an alleged argument over texting. The 71-year-old is being held without bail; his attorney says his client acted in self-defense. Eyewitnesses say they didn’t see punches thrown, only popcorn. Christiane Amanpour, Dan Savage, Margaret Hoover, Frank Bruni, and Mark O’Mara discuss the case and the likelihood of this man’s release under Florida law.

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Filed under: AC360 Later • Christiane Amanpour • Dan Savage • Frank Bruni • Margaret Hoover • Mark O'Mara
November 21st, 2013
11:42 PM ET

George Zimmerman's wife speaks out

It has not been a great week for George Zimmerman. First he was arrested on domestic violence charges in an incident involving his girlfriend. He spent Monday night in jail, where he was served with divorce papers. Today his soon to be ex-wife, Shellie Zimmerman, appeared on Katie Couric's talk show "Katie." Anderson looks at what she said and discusses it with Mark O'Mara, one of the attorneys who helped win Zimmerman's acquittal in the Trayvon Martin case.

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Filed under: George Zimmerman • Mark O'Mara • Trayvon Martin
September 10th, 2013
01:37 AM ET

Police called to Zimmerman residence

Less than two months after a jury acquitted him for the fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, there has been another incident involving George Zimmerman. This time it was his estranged wife Shellie who called police, claiming he attacked her father and threatened them both with a gun. Anderson spoke with George Zimmerman's attorney and CNN legal analyst Mark O'Mara.
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Filed under: Crime & Punishment • George Zimmerman • Mark O'Mara • Trayvon Martin
July 16th, 2013
02:26 AM ET

O'Mara to prosecution: accept the ruling

Zimmerman defense attorneys Mark O'Mara and Don West spoke out tonight on AC360.

They talked to Anderson about challenges experienced during the trial and reacted to a comment made by Florida prosecutor Angela Corey during an HLN interview.

July 12th, 2013
11:51 PM ET

Martin family attorney reacts to defense's criticism

Martin family attorney Daryl Parks reacts to Zimmerman defense attorney Mark O'Mara's comments about his co-counsel, Benjamin Crump, during a CNN Exclusive interview. He also reacts to the state's closing arguments.
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July 10th, 2013
11:40 PM ET

O'Mara: Zimmerman considered testifying

After George Zimmerman's defense rested their case, attorney Mark O'Mara spoke exclusively to Anderson about the trial.
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July 3rd, 2013
12:01 AM ET

O'Mara: Most witnesses told the truth

George Zimmerman's defense attorney Mark O'Mara talks exclusively on AC360 about his client's police statements, trial witnesses credibility, and Florida's stand-your-ground law.

June 28th, 2013
10:13 PM ET

Exclusive: Martin’s stepmother says ‘I exist’

In an AC360° exclusive, Alicia Stanley speaks out about her role in Trayvon Martin’s life, what her stepson was like, and what she thinks happened the night he was shot and killed.

Part two of the interview:

June 27th, 2013
10:44 PM ET

O’Mara: Zimmerman ‘very afraid’

In an AC360° exclusive, George Zimmerman’s defense attorney discusses the star witness’s testimony and how his client is doing.

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