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Also we have a live shot now in Sanford Florida and -- there is the defendant George Zimmerman as dozens of potential jurors are facing questions today from both sides.
In his murder trial you're looking at live pictures right now there's the -- to.
Look at the jury selection process and they're going to be there.
Really off through this long hot summer it would appear this -- moves forward after the judge rejected the defense request.
For delay they said they needed some more time Phil Keating is live in Sanford Florida.
A bit of a slow start yesterday we understand fell.
Just a bit Martha attorneys all the actually questioned in the courtroom for potential jurors by the end of the day.
However we are now hearing that the critical weeding out of this 500 person -- pool.
Is happening effectively.
And that yesterday's group of a hundred potential jurors who came here.
Well and they were sent home only three have been ordered back to return by the judge for today as well as another group of a hundred brand new tool.
Jurors with summonses revealed yesterday in court -- massive pretrial publicity over the past fifteen months has clearly had an effect.
Everyone questioned certainly knew of this case to a degree.
But indications are that a fair and impartial jury is suitable.
-- -- -- Is that what I've -- for.
The -- all on both sides just for fun.
What I consider.
The first thing the jurors do when they get to the court I think a lot of long questionnaire.
And everybody who says they've made up their mind about this case already formed an opinion.
They're not even invited back up into the courtroom for questioning by the attorneys so before that -- yesterday all of them said they knew of this case.
But each one said they could keep a clear and open and fair mind.
-- I had and also the defense had a bit of a change yesterday in terms of of cell phone video that was found on trim on -- cellphone right.
-- this have been -- not made public but yesterday Marco -- the attorney for George there and released into the public this a cell phone video taken from trade on Martin's camera raw.
And initially about ten days ago.
This Romero said that.
You know this video showed -- bombardments of -- via the homeless man.
That went out for days until a -- -- apologize say actually it shows -- on Marten -- -- -- been fighting amongst each other over a bike.
But on the tape you can't hear what is believed to be true -- on Martin's voice.
-- -- -- Forehand.
-- -- -- -- Back up in court right now of course the continuing questioning -- that -- jurors is under way this is.
Being seven and so so far we've had three women and two men for.
A jury pool that's going to end up in a six person jury with four alternates Barbara and I are very interesting felt thank you very much -- -- later we're gonna talk to his.
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