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#STOPTHEFIGHT Between George Zimmerman And DMX

On what would have been Trayvon Martin‘s 19th birthday, WAOK and its sister station V-103 are joining the fight to stop the highly publicized “celebrity boxing match” between the onetime neighborhood watch volunteer who shot […]

WAOK-AM–02/05/2014

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George Zimmerman Owes Defense Attorney’s Millions

Orlando (WAOK/WFTV) — George Zimmerman, the man found not guilty in the murder of Florida teen Trayvon Martin, was notified by the attorneys that aided in his exoneration that they intend to collect the $2.5 […]

WAOK-AM–12/03/2013

Zimmerman

Too Much Truth – Do You Believe In Karma

Today on Too Much Truth, DB has read the breaking news in Florida that George Zimmerman was arrested, again. This time it’s for allegedly pulling a gun out on his wife and her father. Zimmerman […]

WAOK-AM–09/09/2013

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Shellie Zimmerman Files For Divorce

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman’s wife is filing for divorce. Attorney Kelly Sims confirmed Thursday that his client, Shellie Zimmerman, is divorcing her husband of six years. Shellie Zimmerman pleaded guilty last week to a misdemeanor for lying during a […]

WAOK-AM–09/06/2013

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Zimmerman’s Wife To ‘Think About’ Staying Married

SANFORD, FL (AP/WAOK) – George Zimmerman’s wife says she’s going to have to “think about” whether she stays married to him. Shellie Zimmerman made the comments to ABC on Wednesday after pleading guilty to a […]

WAOK-AM–08/29/2013

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Lawyer Plans To Seek Zimmerman Legal Fees From Fla

ORLANDO, FL (AP/WAOK) – George Zimmerman’s attorney has told a newspaper that he plans to ask the state of Florida to cover $200,000 to $300,000 of his legal expenses. The Orlando Sentinel says Mark O’Mara […]

WAOK-AM–08/27/2013

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Rev. Jackson Defends ‘Apartheid’ Comments About Florida

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Despite calls to apologize by Florida’s governor, the Rev. Jesse Jackson is standing by his comments that the state’s struggle with the Trayvon Martin case can be compared to the civil […]

WAOK-AM–08/01/2013

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Trayvon Martin’s Mother: ‘Use My Broken Heart’

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The mother of slain teenager Trayvon Martin is telling a National Urban League gathering in Philadelphia to use her story, tragedy and broken heart to stop the same thing from happening to […]

WAOK-AM–07/26/2013

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Juror Says She Owes Martin’s Parents Apology

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The second juror to speak publicly about George Zimmerman’s trial tells ABC News that she feels the neighborhood watch volunteer got away with murder for fatally shooting Trayvon Martin. But she says […]

07/25/2013

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NAACP Plans Rally To Protest Zimmerman Acquittal

ATLANTA (AP/WAOK) – The Georgia chapter of the NAACP and other organizations are planning a motorcade and rally to urge the Department of Justice to file federal charges — including civil rights violations — against […]

WAOK-AM–07/23/2013