All-Woman Jury Seated For George Zimmerman Trial

SANFORD, Fla. – An all woman jury was seated Thursday afternoon in the George  Zimmerman murder trial.  Alternates are still being chosen.

The jury consists of five white females and one Hispanic female.  Four  alternates are needed.

Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder in the shooting death of  17-year-old Trayvon Martin in February, 2012. Zimmerman admits to killing  Martin, but claims it was in self defense.

The trial is expected to last 2 – 4 weeks.

 

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News Talk Florida Staff