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Trayvon Martin Was Not Shot Because He Was Black (1)

Paul273 Wrote: Apr 02, 2012 4:00 PM
Take a closer look at what Trayvon's girlfriend said. First, she said that Trayvon told her he was "taking cover from the rain". THIS was likely interpreted at suspicious behavior by Zimmerman. NOTHING to do with race or clothing. Second, when Trayvon and Zimmerman talked, she heard Trayvon speak FIRST. This suggests that Trayvon initiated the confrontation.

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The investigative process is still underway in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. (3) Sanford police, county sheriffs, state and federal law enforcement are all compiling evidence of what happened the night that Trayvon Martin was shot to death. (4)

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