Zimmerman Trial Continues After Puzzling Start

Right out of the gate, the George Zimmerman Trial became…

Right out of the gate, the George Zimmerman Trial became the spectacle it promised to be, with a prosecutor dropping f-bombs and a defense attorney telling knock-knock jokes.

Zimmerman, 29, a former neighborhood watch volunteer, is charged with second-degree murder for the shooting death of 17-year old Trayvon Martin.

After the theatrics subsided, prosecutors maintained that Zimmerman was a vigilante who profiled Martin and took the law into his own hands, while the defense said it was Martin who “viciously” attacked Zimmerman and Zimmerman acted in self-defense.

Red more at NPR.org.

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