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I'm -- bowl -- in New York a development in day four of the jury selection.
For the high profile murder trial of George Zimmerman.
-- taking place in Central Florida judge Deborah Nelson.
Announcing today that she will sequester the eventual jurors and alternates for the duration of the trial.
Those kinds of stipulated that they anticipate that this trial.
Will last between two and four weeks.
On based upon that approximate.
I will be sequestering the jury.
Nelson's decision comes as attorneys on both sides continue looking to see the jury to give them the best chance of winning their case.
A case it has sparked national interest.
Zimmerman a 29 year old former neighborhood watch volunteer on trial for fatally shooting seventeen year old -- by -- And on arm to block seventeen year old.
Zimmerman claims he acted in self defense.
Among those interviewed Thursday as potential jurors.
A recent high school grad who said that classmates at his Central Florida high school claim to be friends with -- on FaceBook.
When you talk about face.
And the case was -- -- -- on things.
What do you mean by that.
People were just voice their opinions on the case.
Stand are those people that you.
Our friends would.
I mean define.
Well basically yes.
Also on the stand today a parent who lost a child of his own just -- few years ago.
A personal tragedy the defense team feels could influence this potential jurors impartiality.
-- please -- experiences.
Sources the most significant problem isn't child.
You mentioned that this -- was that lost.
Did you get a life experiences have you lost this.
Would it impact your ability to address.
This matter realizing that Martin's office.
And what potential -- clearly upsetting -- -- Martin's father.
As she tells the court what she's heard and been led to believe about trade bonds family life mentioned.
-- more -- we're going straight line born in the and -- -- -- sent his mom didn't -- deal.
Mean she took in skiing horseback riding they.
She was active in his sleep and -- it where a family unit that is to present.
-- -- -- -- Do you think.
A reason why you through.
Yeah I think that has.
To do you know when we've always growing -- he sent him.
Attorneys have spent the last four days grilling more than two dozen potential jurors.
As they look to Whittle down the pool of hundreds to just a six person jury plus four alternates.
Attorney said the trial once it begins should last between two to four weeks.
We'll have continuous coverage right here at foxnews.com.
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