Today on Your Call: What was your response to the George Zimmerman murder trial?
On today's Your Call we'll talk about the aftermath of the acquittal. Zimmerman, a man who identifies himself as Hispanic, was charged with second degree murder in the killing of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin in Florida last year. The judge barred attorneys from using the words “racial profiling” during the trial. What role did race play? And how is this case affecting communities of color? What’s your reaction? It's Your Call with Holly Kernan and You.
Oren Sellstrom, legal director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights of the San Francisco Bay Area
David Muhammad, CEO of Solutions, Inc, consulting firm; former Chief Probation Officer of Alameda County Probation and the former Deputy Commissioner of New York City Probation
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