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Zimmerman’s Parents in Hiding from ‘Enormous Amount of Death Threats’: ABC News Exclusive

Posted By admin On July 16, 2013 @ 4:52 am In Prison Planet | Comments Disabled

LAUREN EFFRON
ABC News [1]
July 16, 2013

George Zimmerman immediately went back into hiding after being acquitted of murder in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin, his parents told Barbara Walters in an exclusive interview with ABC News, adding that they haven’t seen him since he left the courthouse.

The Zimmermans said that because of “an enormous amount of death threats,” they, too, have remained in hiding and still don’t feel safe enough to return to their home in Orlando, Fla.

Two days after a Florida jury found their 29-year-old son not guilty of second-degree murder and manslaughter charges in the death of Martin, 17, Zimmerman’s parents, Robert Zimmerman Sr. and Gladys Zimmerman, sat down for their first television interview. They opened up about how their son’s murder trial has affected their family and how he and they are struggling to cope with the aftermath.

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[1] ABC News: http://abcnews.go.com/US/zimmermans-parents-hiding-enormous-amount-death-threats-abc/story?id=19670456#.UeUV6tLVBAV

[2] Zimmerman to face lesser charge of manslaughter in addition to second-degree murder: http://www.prisonplanet.com/zimmerman-to-face-lesser-charge-of-manslaughter-in-addition-to-second-degree-murder.html

[3] Justice Department places ‘hold’ on Trayvon Martin trial evidence, including George Zimmerman’s gun: http://www.prisonplanet.com/justice-department-places-hold-on-trayvon-martin-trial-evidence-including-george-zimmermans-gun.html

[4] Analysis: George Zimmerman Probably Won’t Be Convicted of Murder or Manslaughter — Here’s Why: http://www.prisonplanet.com/analysis-george-zimmerman-probably-wont-be-convicted-of-murder-or-manslaughter-heres-why.html

[5] Preacher called George Zimmermann gets death threats meant for Trayvon Martin killer: http://www.prisonplanet.com/preacher-called-george-zimmermann-gets-death-threats-meant-for-trayvon-martin-killer.html

[6] White House petitions call for federal charges against Zimmerman: http://www.prisonplanet.com/white-house-petitions-call-for-federal-charges-against-zimmerman.html

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