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

xartois Wrote: Apr 01, 2012 8:26 PM
If they would've operated like a "real police force" the state might now possess all the evidence needed to bring charges against Mr. Zimmerman. I'm willing to bet the farm that if the roles were reversed and George Zimmerman was gunned down by a black neighborhood watch volunteer, Trayvon Martin would be sitting in a jail cell awaiting trial. Are you taking bets today?

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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)

As your humble correspondent was returning...