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.

July 12th, 2013
11:24 PM ET

Closing arguments by the defense

The George Zimmerman murder trial arguments came to a close and jurors began their deliberations. Martin Savidge reports.

July 11th, 2013
11:15 PM ET

Prosecution's closing arguments

"A teenager is dead ... through no fault of his own. He is dead because another man made assumptions." The prosecution's closing arguments said George Zimmerman profiled Trayvon Martin. In addition to the second-degree murder charge, prosecutors asked if the jury could consider manslaughter and third-degree felony murder charges.

Martin Savidge wraps up the events from day 13 of the Zimmerman trial.

July 10th, 2013
11:18 PM ET

Zimmerman Trial Day 12: Defense rests

George Zimmerman decides not to testify, the defense rests, and prosecutors reenact the fight. Martin Savidge reports.

July 9th, 2013
10:20 PM ET

Gunshot wound expert: Martin was on top

Forensic pathologist Vincent Di Maio testifed that Trayvon Martin was on top of George Zimmerman when he was shot. Martin Savidge reports.

July 8th, 2013
11:09 PM ET

Trayvon Martin's father testifies

Trayvon Martin's father testifies as a defense witness in George Zimmerman's trial. Martin Savidge reports.

July 3rd, 2013
10:05 PM ET

Zimmerman jury shown bloodstained hoodie

The focus shifted to DNA evidence and Trayvon Martin's hoodie as prosecutors moved closer to finishing their case on the eighth day of George Zimmerman's second-degree murder trial. Martin Savidge reports.

July 2nd, 2013
11:54 PM ET

Forensic pathologist: Zimmerman's wounds insignificant

One week into the George Zimmerman murder trial, the jury hears from a medical examiner and the defendant's best friend.

July 1st, 2013
09:36 PM ET

Jury sees Zimmerman's re-enactment

In day six of the George Zimmerman murder trial, jurors see the defendant's re-enactment of events and hear from police.

June 28th, 2013
10:52 PM ET

Zimmerman Trial: Day five possibly crucial for prosecution

On Day Five , the prosecution’s witnesses may have helped the defense instead. George Zimmerman’s neighbor testified that Trayvon Martin was on top of George Zimmerman during the scuffle on the night of the deadly confrontation. He also said he believes the voice screaming for help in the dark was Zimmerman’s. Another neighbor testified that Zimmerman looked like he had been beaten up and said he took a cell phone picture of Zimmerman’s bloody head. CNN’s Martin Savidge reports.

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