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Arrest George Zimmerman

DavidM Wrote: Apr 06, 2012 8:55 AM
So I guess in Maggie's world when someone decks you and slams your head into the pavement you are supposed to just hope they stop? NO, if you are armed you shoot them.

In the whole swirling political/media uproar over Trayvon Martin's shooting, only two things are indisputably clear: A 17-year-old boy is dead, and George Zimmerman shot him.

Nothing we can do can bring Trayvon back. It's clear from all versions of this event that Trayvon did not deserve to die. It is not clear whether his death is a result of murder, manslaughter or what the law calls "justifiable homicide" -- a legal term for an intentional death that is not a criminal act.

The other thing we can know for sure is that this case has exploded in the media in...