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Day two of the George Zimmerman trial now and man it's moving along at lightning pace today we're expecting the prosecution to unveil what it's calling a star witness.
A teenage girl who was among the last to talk with -- -- -- before he died.
Of course George Zimmerman is accused of killing Martin and he describes to described to police as suspicious.
George Zimmerman says he shot in self defense.
We've known this girl as witness number eight at least until yesterday when she was reportedly identified in court as a woman named Rachel.
A friend of the dead teenager.
And was on the phone with -- moments before George Zimmerman shot and did.
She said in pretrial statements that the last thing she heard was trade on -- asking why are you following me.
Then what she said sounded like trailer on Morton falling.
Before the line went -- We could hear from that witness at any moment now this morning attorneys fought over George -- -- calls the police in the months leading up to the shooting.
The prosecution says they showed Zimmerman state of mind that he was paranoid of people he didn't know walking through his neighborhood that it was relevant.
But the defense -- those calls are not relevant and the jury should never hear them.
We're going back again.
Some calls within about anywhere between two weeks and six months prior to show the building level of frustration this defendant hat.
With calling about suspicious people not following them and having them get away.
What the state is going to show the jury if you allow that evidence is 45 or six -- -- my client has contacted the police to say hey come check it out.
None of which is going to show -- will hatred -- second degree.
On this matter and it is an important when there's still no decision from the judge that is on whether to allow this series of phone calls that came long before this incident.
Phil Keating -- the news from outside the courthouse in Sanford Florida tough moment says for the first time the jury saw photos of trade on Martin's body there in the grass.
Cell -- indeed -- grim reality when you have a murder trial the -- is gonna have to see evidence that somebody died as disturbing as those photos may be in fact.
Far too disturbing for the father of trade -- Martin Tracy Martin who with his attorney abruptly walked out of the courtroom.
Vs seeing photos of his dead seventeen year old son his mother.
Sabrina fault and she stayed beside her -- those swollen from crying minutes later she walked out as well.
This crime scene photo here showing -- -- on Martin's foot sticking out from a yellow blanket.
Is the only one of a series of pictures we are showing you jurors also saw close ups of Martin's face and the bullet hole in his chest.
And heard what police saw on the grass when they arrived.
Martin was lying face down with his head or -- generally towards the north.
In his hands underneath his boxer.
The ten members in the jury box basically sat expressionless during that sequence of some would say grotesque crime scene photos broadcast on the big Jumbo screen right there in the courtroom -- And -- prosecutors today spent a lot of time on George Zimmerman neighborhood watch tree.
-- day to in this trial the prosecutors really building their case that George -- was not much more than a cop wanna be very passionate don't organizing.
And leading his neighborhood watch that prosecutors painting Zimmerman -- that.
Bringing out the homeowners association president.
Who testified that all in the neighborhood were instructed that if they saw suspicious activity.
To stay away and call police.
Is -- of course follow trade -- through his neighborhood telling a police dispatcher he looks suspicious because he was walking in the rain and looking around.
Which the prosecution mocked.
We talk about suspicious activity suspicious persons.
Not those exact words now -- -- was it discussed that people who walk in the rain or suspicious.
The jurors also saw a sequence of photos of George Zimmerman taken by the police department.
Photographer and Sanford showing.
Clearly marks on his face and dried blood clearly.
Victim of an altercation one way or the other the big question of course this jury -- Is who is to blame for starting yet and the depth of -- bond market that is the question Phil -- outside the courthouse and -- -- -- well right now the court is in is in recess.
-- they have -- seal of the state of Florida up on the courtroom camera it's our belief that this afternoon.
And possibly no matter of minutes this witness number eight is gonna come up out there that's the one about whom I've been speaking that the woman who was.
Speaking with him in the last moments of his life.
That's going to be potentially an important witness and we'll get to that first let's get to a lawyer Rebecca rose woodland is criminal defense attorney she's here in studio and you know.
It appeared today -- it seemed clear actually that the prosecution was trying to say.
This has happened over a period of time George Zimmerman has been calling police and calling police cities mounting frustration has mounted.
And he was just looking for somebody to get after her for some things -- -- -- going on in his neighborhood if that was the goal.
I'm not sure they accomplished it today.
Now I'm not sure either they wanted to get in some phone calls that were made between August of 2011.
And February 2012 now this incident haven't that the end of February 2012.
So the prosecution said that George Zimmerman had made numerous phone calls and he had outside the scope of the jury.
The judge listened to some of those calls.
Is that that relate to George Zimmerman is intent they said defense said hey absolutely not that has nothing to do with the night of the incidents those -- calls made that are.
Highly prejudicial and not probative they're not gonna lead to the intent necessary for second degree murder in Florida.
So we're waiting to see now what calls and let -- -- -- what we saw today was up some witnesses on the stand the prosecution put on.
Discussing what neighborhood watch was and how apparently the neighborhood watch people were told stay back.
Do you not get close to someone you think is.
We -- not going -- use the word suspicious someone you -- Worried.
Make calls and -- it refrained from following that's what the prosecution's witnesses said today we're gonna see a lot of witnesses from the defense in the future though.
They're now come up and obviously say well his conduct was within the scope because we heard that in opening helpful.
Course following somebody in America it is not a crime exactly what what they're suggesting is that what happened after the following and they're trying to say.
Anger built an anger built but they spoke with the 911 operator and they spoke with -- those who do the training of neighborhood watch types.
And they said quite the contrary that he that he was one they wanted to do more that they thought he.
Was very good at what he was doing that that has nothing to do -- what happened that day but at least this build -- didn't seem to work for the prosecution.
Right doesn't it doesn't seem to be leading to anything that's going to get too intent that will overcome what we have that problem in Florida.
For the prosecution.
Positive for the defense is to stand your ground law which means if you feel like you are in danger of your life.
Even if you can retreat you don't have to you right so there there's a big issue there that the prosecution is gonna have to overcome yet.
They're not using stand -- ground in this case and right now -- there is a witness on the stand.
This is a crime scene technician.
Well that this is the lawyers questioning with the crime scene technician -- -- just a moment from the same for police department is on the stand now.
And she's talking about the way evidence is gathered and all the rest and what she did on that particular day it's after this witness that we anticipate.
We may hear from this witness number eight and I guarantee we'll have that -- some.
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