Trayvon Martin

2:51pm

Thu March 29, 2012
Cops & Courts

Local youth respond to Trayvon Martin's death

Jabari and Gerald Gray
Photo by Colleen Higa

Criminal justice news continues to make national headlines, with the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida. Social networking sites are full of commentary on the killing. Many in the African American community are wondering how to talk to their sons about such tragedies.

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1:00pm

Thu March 29, 2012
TURNSTYLE NEWS

Where Race Matters In the Trayvon Martin Case, and Where It Doesn’t

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Race has played an increasingly large role in the case involving the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black 17-year-old boy who was killed by a neighborhood watch volunteer last month in Sanford, Florida.

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12:00am

Thu March 22, 2012
Trayvon Martin

Today on Your Call: How are you responding to the killing of Trayvon Martin?

On today's Your Call we’ll talk about neighborhood watch and "Stand Your Ground" laws. There are 21 around the country, including Florida, where, on February 26, Trayvon Martin, an unarmed black teenager, was shot to death by 28-year-old George Zimmerman. After an outcry over the failure to arrest Zimmerman, Justice Department officials stepped in. How do so-called “Shoot First” laws work? What would justice in this case look like? It’s Your Call with Rose Aguilar, and you. 

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