Zimmerman protests

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Demonstrators mass on 34th Street as police attempt to prevent them from moving uptown, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a march against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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People rally on South Broad Street near City Hall on Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Philadelphia, protesting the acquittal of George Zimmerman in the fatal shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. (AP PhotoPhiladelphia Daily News, Yong Kim)
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A cab fare, right, encourages demonstrators, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a march against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning Sunday. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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Throngs of marches gather on Times Square as they listen to a speaker, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, for a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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Demonstrators chant in Union Square, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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Demonstrators march in Union Square Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into Sunday. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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Throngs of marches arrive on Times Square, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, for a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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An activist holds up a picture of Trayvon Martin on Union Square, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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Marchers walking along a street are cheered by passersby in a taxi, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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I sign is taped to a statue outside the Wisconsin State Capitol during a protest of the acquittal of George Zimmerman, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Madison, Wis. Zimmerman was found not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin in Florida on Saturday. (AP PhotoMorry Gash)
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Activists on Union Square stand with a cut out photo of Trayvon Martin, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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Tatum Stoball, 5, of Madison, Wis., holds up a sign during a protest of the acquittal of George Zimmerman, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Madison, Wis. Zimmerman was found not guilty in the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin in Florida on Saturday. (AP PhotoMorry Gash)
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Marching towards Times Square, demonstrators are blocked redirected by police from part of a street, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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Thousands of demonstrators protest in Los Angeles on Sunday, July 14, 2013, the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Seventeen-year-old Martin was shot and killed in February 2012 by Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer. (AP PhotoRingo H.W. Chiu)
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A demonstrator protests in Los Angeles on Sunday, July 14, 2013, a day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Seventeen-year-old Martin was shot and killed in February 2012 by Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer. (AP PhotoRingo H.W. Chiu)
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Kyrteryion McGee holds a sign talking about Trayvon Martin during a rally outside the Sandra Day O'Connor Courthouse in Phoenix, on Sunday, July 14, 2013. On Saturday, George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the 2012 death of Martin in Florida. (AP PhotoThe Arizona Republic, Patrick Breen)
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A police officer stands guard in front of demonstrators during a protest in Los Angeles on Sunday, July 14, 2013, the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Seventeen-year-old Martin was shot and killed in February 2012 by Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer. (AP PhotoRingo H.W. Chiu)
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Lisa Archer, 24, of Atlanta, left, chants with fellow demonstrators during a protest the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the 2012 shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Demonstrators enter Times Square, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a march against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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Lisa Archer, 24, of Atlanta, chants during a protest the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the 2012 shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Larry Hinson comes out of the Celebrity Status Salon where he works to cheer for a march passing down the street protesting the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the 2012 shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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Ajahna Diah, 8, of Atlanta, writes the name of Trayvon Martin in chalk on the ground during a protest at West End Park the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the 2012 shooting death of Martin, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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James Brewton, 39, from Brandon, hoists his portrait of Trayvon Martin along with a group of about 175 as they gather at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park after marching to the federal courthouse in Tampa on Sunday July 14, 2013, to protest after a jury found George Zimmerman not guilty of murder in the killing of unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin last year in Sanford. "I painted it last week," Brewton said. "I just had a feeling it wasn't going to go right." Brewton, an artist and toy designer, calls his acrylic on canvas painting "Innocent Eyes, Hard Streets." (AP PhotoTampa Bay Times, Dirk Shadd)
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Ron Scott of the Detroit Coalition Against Police Brutality speaks at the start of the demonstration against the verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman for the killing of teenager Trayvon Martin in Florida in Detroit on Sunday, July 14, 2013. (AP PhotoDetroit News, Elizabeth Conley)
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Throngs of marches arrive on Times Square, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, for a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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Protesters make their way down Washington Ave., from Grand Circus Park in Detroit to the Federal Building during a protest against the verdict in the trial of George Zimmerman for the killing of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin in Florida on Sunday, July 14, 2013. The Aiyana in the sign refers to young Detroiter Aiyana Stanley-Jones, who was killed during a police raid. (AP PhotoDetroit News, Elizabeth Conley)
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A group calling itself "Standing up for Justice for our Black Babies" protest at the LOVE Statue Sunday, July 14, 2013 against the not-guilty verdict for George Zimmerman, who shot and killed Florida teenager Trayvon Martin in February 2012. (AP PhotoThe Philadelphia Inquirer Clem Murray)
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Sonia Medina, of Suwanee, Ga., holds a sign while joining a protest the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the 2012 shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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A demonstrator chants during a march, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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At the Municipal Services Building Sunday, July 14, 2013, protesters, identified as Occupy Philadelphia, put signs on the statue of Frank Rizzo and held a vigil for Trayvon Martin, the Florida teenage shot and killed by neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman in February 2012, after a jury returned a not-guilty verdict for Zimmerman. (AP PhotoThe Philadelphia Inquirer Clem Murray)
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People gather outside the International Civil Rights Center & Museum in Greensboro, N.C., before marching to the new Guilford County Detention Center on Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Greensboro, N.C., while protesting the acquittal late Saturday of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (AP PhotoNews & Record, Lynn Hey)
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People protest in front of the Guilford County Detention Center on Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Greensboro, N.C., about the acquittal late Saturday of George Zimmerman in the shooting of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (AP PhotoNews & Record, Lynn Hey)
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A young man dressed in a hoodie, as Trayvon Martin was when he was shot and killed in Florida by George Zimmerman, participates in a protest at the LOVE Statue Sunday July 14, 2013 against the not-guilty verdict for Zimmerman. (AP PhotoThe Philadelphia Inquirer Clem Murray)
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Marching towards Times Square, demonstrators are blocked by police from part of a street, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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People hold signs during a protest Sunday, July 14, 2013, at LOVE Park in Philadelphia, over the acquittal in Sanford, Fla., of George Zimmerman in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (AP PhotoPhiladelphia Daily News, Yong Kim) THE EVENING BULLETIN OUT, TV OUT, MAGS OUT, NO SALES
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People march during a protest in Chicago on Sunday, July 14, 2013, over the acquittal of George Zimmerman in Sanford, Fla., in the shooting death last year of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (AP PhotoChicago Sun-Times, Alex Wroblewski) CHICAGO OUT MAGS OUT
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Demonstrators gather on 34th Street as police attempt to prevent them from moving uptown, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a march against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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A demonstrator chants, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a march against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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Marchers gather together on Times Square, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, for a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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Crowds of demonstrators prepare to march towards Times Square, Sunday, July 14, 2013, during a protest against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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CORRECTS FIRST NAME TO JEDIAH-Jediah Jones, 3, holds a sign as her mother Keiota Jones, stands behind her during a protest the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the 2012 shooting death of teenager Trayvon Martin, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Atlanta. (AP PhotoDavid Goldman)
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People take part in a demonstration Sunday, July 14, 2013, in Chicago over the acquittal of George Zimmerman late Saturday in Sanford, Fla., in the shooting death last year of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (AP PhotoChicago Sun-Times, Alex Wroblewski) CHICAGO OUT MAGS OUT
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Demonstrators march through the Lower East Side neighborhood of Manhattan, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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Marchers raise their fists as they sit down on Times Square, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, for a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)
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A motorist steps out of her vehicle to photograph demonstrators on a march, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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A man lies on the street, as a large crowd gathers at an intersection in downtown Newark, N.J., Sunday, July 14, 2013, to protest the acquittal in George Zimmerman's murder trial. Organizers said the outdoor protest staged Sunday drew a diverse crowd unhappy with a Florida jury's decision to clear the former neighborhood watch volunteer in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (AP PhotoMel Evans)
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Police officers attempt to control a march down Broadway, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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Thousands of demonstrators protest in Los Angeles on Sunday, July 14, 2013, the day after George Zimmerman was found not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. Seventeen-year-old Martin was shot and killed in February 2012 by Zimmerman, the former neighborhood watch volunteer. (AP PhotoRingo H.W. Chiu)
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People hold up newspapers and clinched fists during a demonstration in downtown Newark, N.J., Sunday, July 14, 2013, in response to the acquittal in George Zimmerman's murder trial. Organizers said the outdoor protest staged Sunday drew a diverse crowd unhappy with a Florida jury's decision to clear the former neighborhood watch volunteer in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. (AP PhotoMel Evans)
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Demonstrators march through the Lower East Side neighborhood of Manhattan in New York, Sunday, July 14, 2013, holding a cut-out of Trayvon Martin during a protest against the acquittal of neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the killing of the 17-year-old in Florida. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoJohn Minchillo)
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Cristina Gaines Rodriguez, of New York, lower right, holds a sign in Times Square, Sunday, July 14, 2013, in New York, during a protest against the acquittal of volunteer neighborhood watch member George Zimmerman in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Fla. Demonstrators upset with the verdict protested mostly peacefully in Florida, Milwaukee, Washington, Atlanta and other cities overnight and into the early morning. (AP PhotoCraig Ruttle)

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With chants and prayers, sermons and signs, outrage over a jury’s decision to clear George Zimmerman in the shooting of an unarmed black teenager poured from street protests and church pulpits Sunday amid calls for federal civil rights charges to be filed in the case.

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