What to know about Zimmerman trial

Published On: Jun 10 2013 12:18:09 PM CDT   Updated On: Jul 15 2013 10:31:31 PM CDT

George Zimmerman has been found not guilty of second-degree murder and manslaughter in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Get up to speed on the key events and issues that have led to this point.

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On June 22, Judge Debra Nelson ruled that testimony from the state's audio experts, Tom Owen and Alan Reich, would not be allowed in the George Zimmerman trial. Legal experts consider the ruling to be somewhat of a victory for the defense. On July 8, the judge ruled the defense could present evidence that Martin may have been high on marijuana the night he was shot to death.

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