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-- Hannity and as you just saw things got very heated Friday night right here in this very studio with our audience of legal law enforcement and political experts.
Who waited for the verdict in the Zimmerman murder trial little that we know the defendant would be found not guilty just over 24 hours.
After our well let's just say passionate -- Since that time we have watched those Americans have reacted -- that controversial conclusion.
Some have applauded the result others have called for violence -- in the streets and vowed to continue to prosecute the man -- six jurors declared innocent of all charges.
And that brings that -- tonight -- over the course of the next -- members of last week's audience as well some new faces will be here.
In studio to react to -- -- acquittal.
-- all of you Korea are how many of you predicted -- do what happened accurately.
How many got a wrong.
Peter Johnson you said Hong when you said you thought it should be a quick.
-- I believed to have an acquittal the evidence was a 100% favor an acquittal but I thought based on the emotionalism.
And some of the racial politics that we're seeing this week in the wake of the verdict.
That it could be Omniture yes yes -- absolutely that it was that -- people it is.
Public opinion or should be on the evidence that's presented.
And that's exactly what's happening now when you have an attorney general the United States of America interviewing people today on a phone conversation -- Talking about evidence that we can get anything that you you have about them and -- and follow it that's.
Bologna at how many disagree.
Disagree with the idea that Eric Holder Justice Department should look for civil rights violation short hands.
How many your hand and -- how many think he should go.
Hammer home the -- He George and I pattern in practice.
And being a free.
Being a free a -- and all his calls were about blacks.
And and these are out -- You know I don't hear him.
What -- but can you.
Can you -- any evidence from the case any evidence at all that George Zimmerman had any racial antipathy towards.
Trade Mark -- evidence from the case absolutely not.
You just asked about the Justice Department looking into information and they can look and information that was not -- or not.
What I'm speaking -- yeah -- look at politically does this fit the profile of a.
Person with race racial animus to -- that he took a black woman to his -- He mentored black children with a program after the program concluded he also continued mentoring them.
Brought minority children into his home and then stood up for -- black homeless man against the Stamford police does that fit the profile of of a man that's racist.
In May -- may not it may or may not calling it -- but I got about all of you that it does not permanent jobs.
-- -- -- -- -- Did we see any.
Testimony from any types of witnesses the problem -- the prosecution went out and interviewed tons of people did anybody get on the stand and said you know what.
He made a racist comment -- -- he had -- every Nevada.
I think honestly Mercedes is right over here with -- that's actually interviewed in wanted to see if there was any racial -- because he couldn't do in charge of the bias crime and there was no evidence of that -- That's why aren't exactly.
By the FBI right and there was no bias in this case so why do we have to make it up now.
Right right -- pure political play by Eric Holder.
People are upset there's passions out there he's responding he's responding to the NAACP.
He really wants to make a statement but there's no evidence they're they're gonna find and -- -- I know it and I think our federal government -- -- our country and he's an investigation and that I think it already had the investigate.
Let me separate part 47 people they interviewed nobody's found that they know the FBI did not find any racial animus.
Is this not.
At this point does it not -- -- -- witch -- Investigation how they think they're not gonna say okay we concluded that experts investigation because look what this case at that our country it than I did our race and it is standing.
But they're not behind him.
I don't -- -- of.
Prosecutor who opened his case by saying this is not a case of racism as -- to -- full investigation by the state.
By the local police and by the FBI how do you -- did turn around and say.
This is -- Justice Department case.
It's okay for the Justice Department to open the case I don't think the Justice Department he should go any.
I'm all led one piece to that as we go did you move well over here for second.
The trade bond Martin's family said this case is not about race so why then go after him after a sixteen month investigation already by Eric Holder.
I think people have to understand there's a difference between racism and racial bias it may not be a case of racism but.
Racial bias because of how we are trained our visual culture.
It is a part of our human nature I am biased you -- -- she's -- everyone in an in this room is biased and Jordan Zimmermann.
Racially -- out and you embrace it about someone and not at places I think I'm -- -- -- racism.
Wouldn't have gone.
As a -- yeah not and -- as the architect.
And not just doesn't work at it and I applied to look like a black climate how hot is it going to be -- -- our city where that everybody that is why didn't think like -- hey what about how life.
Apple what about black on black I got picked -- immediately and it's not.
An attack and I didn't say there is a bigger question here and I think both touched on something.
How many children just toggle back children have died where everything is just if -- -- every test since the verdict.
Will we ever know their name -- -- America.
Does it right here where are we talking about poker.
This is this is a problem.
The media certain aspects of the media have created him to be your racist when that tape was doctored he didn't say I see a black man he -- Bonded -- the 911 operator who said.
White black or Hispanic he didn't define the media -- want this to be but that's the problem here.
We're judge Alex they wanted this from the beginning tonight to be white on black.
And now George Zimmerman became a a white Hispanic a self proclaimed his back locked up my thoughts because I thought I was wipe them they're restricted -- and Hispanics like campy way at a white Hispanics and black Hispanics I really don't -- normal -- I just don't know what what I am.
But as far as far as the race issue I have no problem with them looking at this as a potential race problem at the beginning -- it would be ignorant for us to say.
Older white -- -- young unarmed black team.
This can't be racism of course there's racism out there but once they investigated once they realize that this was not months -- that they investigate that nobody has said.
That police investigate the FBI issued a twelve page report saying we've -- thirty something witnesses this is not a racial issue the prosecutors that is not a racial issue.
I don't know how under the -- they have 1983 won't apply the feds can't use that because he wasn't acting under color of law so they have used a hate crime law on the hate crime law requires that the killing.
Being motivated by race or color they not only do they not have that they have the exact opposite as far as evidence and how do they get around the fact.
That when the black Panthers were deterring people are.
Way through that I don't go to the -- -- -- bargaining -- Tom and I were at the NAACP.
-- probably her husband -- it is yes justice getting married way up.
We were there the last couple of days it I have to say that most of the speakers there were really whipping up racial tension.
They mentioned -- on Martin they mentioned the demand for an investigation.
And when you inject race into any conversation is an emotional issue.
They are ignoring the facts ignored the fact that we have a decision we have the ruling has been laid down.
But they're still trying to drag out this this incident.
And you also have Al Sharpton who was calling for these marches and riots across the country what is that going to do for society absolutely no.
They're fighting us and we're -- I think we got a break top part of a kid saying where is the president of the United States when his country could use him.
-- an answer that question we've got a great penalty of more than a studio audience coming up later this hour of.
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