Comments for: President Obama calls for calm after George Zimmerman acquitted in Trayvon Martin’s death

Posted July 14, 2013, at 7:40 p.m.

SANFORD, Fla. — President Barack Obama called for calm on Sunday after the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of black teenager Trayvon Martin as hundreds of civil rights demonstrators turned out at rallies to condemn racial profiling. Zimmerman, cleared late Saturday by a Florida jury of six …

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