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But first from Fox -- Thursday night the prosecutor says George Zimmerman was a wanna -- cop.
A wanna be cop who profiled a teenager.
Took the law into his own hand and murdered -- -- on Martin.
And that he lied about it.
For two hours fifteen minutes today the prosecutor Bernard Bernie dealer -- spoke directly to the -- to the -- -- And asked those jurors to find George Zimmerman guilty.
In last year's shooting.
The prosecutor began by saying that a teenager is dead because of the assumptions.
He ended by noting that the last paragraphs of -- by Martin are those of a medical examiner took.
And that the teenager's parents can't take any more pictures of their son.
That's true because I was.
The actions of one person.
The man before -- And then rescue.
-- Could see Zimmerman shaking his head at the end there now -- the jurors decide not to convict him of murder in the second degree.
They could still convict -- of manslaughter.
The judge also allowed that lesser included charge today.
But she blocked an effort to include a lesser charge of murder in the third degree committed during child abuse saying the evidence doesn't support that.
George Simmons -- -- actually argued for no lesser charges -- -- The state has charged him with second degree murder they should be required to prove it if they can't.
And I think can't prove it and that is the feeling of the of the prosecution.
But the judge didn't go for that.
And so here we stand three weeks into the trial more than fifty witnesses have come and gone the closing arguments are halfway through.
And George Zimmermann the man who shot and killed trade on Morton on that rainy night in Central Florida will soon find out his fate.
Phil Keating leaves our coverage from the courthouse in Sanford Florida once again today the judge echoed it.
-- I should say the prosecutor echoed George governments curse words recorded minutes before that shooting happened.
-- prosecutors contend those two key phrases.
Uttered during his government's initial phone call to police were describes Martin -- suspicious.
Clearly showing he had bill will -- and hate which is required into the State's second degree murder charge.
Less than an hour after Martin walked home from 7-Eleven.
Zimmerman says quote these eight -- always get away and having monks.
The prosecutor also says government's claim that margin was -- -- walking around his car with his hand in his waist band.
Was just one of many lives.
Good morning as a tool.
-- People want it.
Hillary -- also says throughout that -- -- unchanged and -- his story several times specifically.
Because he knew exactly how to use the states stand your ground law -- and that courtroom doll made another appearance today Phil.
That is -- yesterday -- it was effective getting most of the jurors to stand up on their feet in the jury box.
For a better look the prosecutor also brought out -- handgun Zimmerman fired to kill Martin.
And used his police reenactment video where Zimmerman shows the gun was -- third behind his hip.
To call this rattling claimed yet another lie.
It is yeah.
-- -- -- All of this -- -- Throughout most of today George Zimmerman sat pretty much expressionless at the defense table just staring ahead -- And fill in the year and how did both of the family's from both sides of this react in the courtroom.
Well both families deserve ends and the -- parents so affected over the last sixteen months by the trial.
And the case or rather what they sat just feet apart from -- -- other in the courtroom the pairs of trade bond Maarten Sabrina Fulton and Tracy Martin sat.
-- cry today elected into the beginning in this trial but they just watched and listened.
Sitting behind the special prosecutor were ultimately charge Zimmerman.
-- -- permits parents Robert senior and a -- Zimmerman sat in the first road next to wife Sally is it Shelley Zimmerman.
And while clearly disagreeing with almost everything leveled at their son and husband.
They did not show it.
Tomorrow it's the defense's turn 8:30 AM eastern time right here at the courthouse in Sanford.
-- back to you.
Phil Keating at the courthouse Ross thank you George -- entire future is gonna come down to what the six women of the jury decide in the coming days.
Whether they believe that he was defending himself against Tre -- Morton or committing a crime.
We never see the jurors' faces on TV but our producers in the courtroom we're watching him closely and they tell us a lot about them for one thing.
They've been paying a lot of attention taking a lot of notes today we're told that they were standing at one point is that -- was out playing very close attention.
All of them except one are white five of them have children.
The members of the jury include a nursing assistant a property manager and animal rescuer along with a retiree a stay at home mom and -- safety officer.
One -- once had to permit a kick or once had a permit to carry a concealed weapon but let that permit expire.
Another says after this shooting she told her children not to walk around at night.
The jurors of course -- ordinary people from Seminole County Florida who've spent weeks in this courtroom they've been sequestered.
And tomorrow they will start to decide whether Jordan's government should go free.
Or go to prison.
The Fox Report -- -- something -- is live in our newsroom does anything stand out about any of these jurors.
Well some interesting points from our producer Serafin Gomez who's been in the cold watching those jurors -- this trial shut.
First of old Europe beat 29.
He says that she is the only one who showed any sort of real emotion apparently she looked -- the and so but when the pictures of Trayvon Martin's body which -- then that is jury.
And frequent note -- almost transcribing.
The entire proceedings.
And you just talking about the -- demonstration well.
PR over to get a better look when that happened.
The rest of the back grow of the jury followed her lead.
Finally there's -- Takes a lot of notes and he's very attentive she's also spoken on back half of the group when the judges -- them.
Are you guys okay -- do you need a break a lot of the court observers believe that she.
Judge Alex -- -- have bad days early ahead and he said.
The attorneys will be trying to make sure all that emotions do indeed play a -- listened.
No question that lawyers try to play -- -- the sympathies of jurors because if you can get their emotions on your side you're that much closer to getting them to rationalize.
A verdict that might not be supported by the law.
Problem and I think that that's a big component in this particular case.
-- -- producer in the -- Serafin Gomez says all the jurors have so fob being very.
A -- in closing arguments a few more hours of that -- this chat.
Then they'll stop deliberating -- Jonathan thanks Greta Van Susteren is in Sanford for the trial will speak with her live about the evidence in the case.
And what each side is trying to accomplish and closing arguments that's coming up minutes from now inside fox report.
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