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Race this friend who took the stand for the prosecution.
As it turns out is the one who encouraged George Zimmerman to get a gun in the first place.
Yeah that's right he says because -- the federal air Marshal his philosophy is that law enforcement cannot always been there and that you should carry a gun for your own protection.
Now this man Mark Austin and also said that he spoke to George Zimmerman for several hours.
After the shooting happened even wrote a book about it called.
Defending our friend the most hated man in America in the book he revealed that struggle over the gun saying that George Zimmerman said quoting here.
Somehow I broke his grip on the gun where the guy grabbed it between the rear site.
And they hammer but under cross examination -- -- -- knowledge that.
He might have gotten it wrong listen.
If you recall he even told -- -- -- wanted to -- -- is -- -- reaching for.
I thought he said he had grabbed.
I've only heard the story twice and whether Lewis.
Grabbed the gun -- for the -- practice.
Practice just content.
But I believe he said America.
-- and also said that he wrote the book from memory he did not take any notes and we should know the George Zimmerman never said in any of these police interviews that there was a struggle over that got shot that you Zimmerman has testified -- that -- heard a lot from and including today.
An old Sean Hannity interview with him.
Yet they -- to Sean Hannity interview from July of last year and the prosecutor really focused on the part about this stand your ground law listen this.
A lot of this case -- it has to do would stand your ground before a lot about it I was just curious.
Prior to this night.
I didn't hurt stand -- ground sort of have never heard about it.
Now the prosecution maintains that George knew about that law because he took a criminal justice class in college that included self defense and stand your ground.
And now the prosecution wants to submit the school work.
As evidence as well last -- questioned the teacher of that class the defense objects saying.
That he didn't finish the class and that school work is not admissible.
The judge says that she will rule on that first thing tomorrow morning.
-- all right true.
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