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Winning bid for George Zimmerman painting tops $100,000

SAN JOSE, Calif., Dec. 22 (UPI) -- Bidding closed Saturday on eBay at more than $100,000 for a painting by George Zimmerman, the Florida man acquitted of shooting and killing Trayvon Martin.
Zimmerman lawyer O'Mara faces bar investigation in Florida

Zimmerman lawyer O'Mara faces bar investigation in Florida

ORLANDO, Fla., Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Mark O'Mara, the defense lawyer who earned George Zimmerman an acquittal in the Trayvon Martin case, faces a complaint from the Florida bar, officials said.
George Zimmerman painting set to sell on eBay for almost $100K

George Zimmerman painting set to sell on eBay for almost $100K

Dec. 17 (UPI) -- Ebay bidding for a George Zimmerman original painting up to nearly $100,000.
Evan Bleier

Bidding for Zimmerman painting on eBay at $100,000

SANFORD, Fla., Dec. 16 (UPI) -- Bidding on eBay for a signed painting of an American flag by stand-your-ground shooter George Zimmerman was just shy of $100,000 Monday night.

Trayvon Martin's parents planning book

NEW YORK, Dec. 13 (UPI) -- Trayvon Martin's parents are working on a book about the killing of their son and the trial and acquittal in Florida of George Zimmerman, publishers say.
George Zimmerman won't be charged in domestic dispute with girlfriend

George Zimmerman won't be charged in domestic dispute with girlfriend

Dec. 11 (UPI) -- The Florida state attorney's office has dropped the case against George Zimmerman after Zimmerman's girlfriend, Samantha Scheibe, said she didn't want him to be charged.
Kate Stanton
Zimmerman won't face domestic violence prosecution

Zimmerman won't face domestic violence prosecution

SANFORD, Fla., Dec. 11 (UPI) -- A Florida prosecutor said Wednesday George Zimmerman will not face charges after being arrested in a domestic dispute last month.
Zimmerman's attorney asks that his client be allowed to see girlfriend

Zimmerman's attorney asks that his client be allowed to see girlfriend

APOPKA, Fla., Dec. 10 (UPI) -- A Florida judge was asked to allow the man acquitted in the death of an unarmed black teen to see his girlfriend who wants domestic violence charges dropped.
George Zimmerman's girlfriend wants domestic violence charges dropped

George Zimmerman's girlfriend wants domestic violence charges dropped

Dec. 9 (UPI) -- "I want to be with George," Samantha Scheibe has told a judge.
Kate Stanton

Woman jailed for firing warning shot is freed on bond in Florida

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 28 (UPI) -- A Florida woman awarded a new trial after receiving a 20-year prison term for firing a warning shot has been released on bail, court officials said.
Zimmerman, after seeking to be declared indigent, hires private lawyer

Zimmerman, after seeking to be declared indigent, hires private lawyer

SANFORD, Fla., Nov. 26 (UPI) -- Floridian George Zimmerman, after doing indigence paperwork, dropped his public defender in a domestic violence case for a private attorney, his ex-lawyer said.
George Zimmerman arrest saga spoofed in 'SNL' cold open [VIDEO]

George Zimmerman arrest saga spoofed in 'SNL' cold open [VIDEO]

Nov. 24 (UPI) -- Tarran Killam's Piers Morgan interviewed George Zimmerman's new girlfriend, a Florida police chief and Men's Warehouse founder George Zimmer.
Kate Stanton

Shellie Zimmerman: Something 'snapped' in George

NEW YORK, Nov. 22 (UPI) -- Shellie Zimmerman says her estranged husband, George Zimmerman, who was arrested again in Florida this week, has changed since they married in 2007.
Shellie Zimmerman: George 'unraveled' after Trayvon Martin trial

Shellie Zimmerman: George 'unraveled' after Trayvon Martin trial

Nov. 21 (UPI) -- Shellie Zimmerman spoke to Katie Couric about her estranged husband on Thursday.
Kate Stanton
George Zimmerman girlfriend says she didn't set him up for arrest

George Zimmerman girlfriend says she didn't set him up for arrest

APOPKA, Fla., Nov. 21 (UPI) -- The girlfriend of George Zimmerman, the acquitted killer of Trayvon Martin in Florida, says she did not set up Zimmerman for arrest earlier this week.
U.S. Justice Department report on Trayvon Martin case due soon

U.S. Justice Department report on Trayvon Martin case due soon

WASHINGTON, Nov. 20 (UPI) -- U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said a report on a civil rights investigation against acquitted Trayvon Martin shooter George Zimmerman will be released soon.

Zimmerman ordered held on $9K bond after domestic incident

APOPKA, Fla., Nov. 19 (UPI) -- George Zimmerman was being held on $9,000 bond after facing a judge over allegations he pointed a gun at his girlfriend during a fight in their Florida home.

George Zimmerman allegedly points shotgun at girlfriend

APOPKA, Fla., Nov. 18 (UPI) -- George Zimmerman, the Florida man acquitted of killing Trayvon Martin, was charged Monday with allegedly aiming a shotgun at his girlfriend, authorities said.
George Zimmerman charged with assault, battery [UPDATE]

George Zimmerman charged with assault, battery [UPDATE]

Nov. 18 (UPI) -- George Zimmerman was arrested and taken to Seminole County Jail Monday after police were called to respond to an alleged domestic violence incident.
Gabrielle Levy

No bond yet for Florida woman jailed for warning shot

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 13 (UPI) -- A Florida woman awarded a new trial after receiving a long prison term for firing a warning shot asked to be freed on bail, but the judge didn't rule Wednesday.

Florida woman convicted in Stand Your Ground case seeks bail

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., Nov. 12 (UPI) -- A Florida woman sentenced to 20 years in prison for firing a warning shot during a domestic dispute is seeking her freedom pending her new trial.
Spike Lee sued over tweet on address he thought was George Zimmerman's

Spike Lee sued over tweet on address he thought was George Zimmerman's

SANFORD, Fla., Nov. 12 (UPI) -- A Florida couple sued director Spike Lee for retweeting their address soon after George Zimmerman was accused of fatally shooting unarmed Trayvon Martin.

Autopsy: No evidence Detroit homeowner shot woman at close range

DETROIT, Nov. 12 (UPI) -- An autopsy has confirmed a 19-year-old Detroit woman was shot in the face but found no evidence the weapon was fired from close range, officials say.

Family says Detroit woman shot and killed while seeking help

DETROIT, Nov. 8 (UPI) -- A 19-year-old Detroit woman shot and killed after knocking on a stranger's door was looking for help after being involved in a car crash, her family said.
Sanford to ban Neighborhood Watch members from carrying guns

Sanford to ban Neighborhood Watch members from carrying guns

SANFORD, Fla., Oct. 31 (UPI) -- The town of Sanford, Fla., is set to announce new guidelines for Neighborhood Watch members, including a ban on carrying guns while on volunteer duty.
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