Why Zimmerman's Motion for Acquittal Should Have Been Granted

from Lucianne.com
Jul 08 2013 2:25 AM

Legal Insurrection, by Andrew Branca Posted By: StormCnter- Mon, 08 19 2013 10:19:34 GMT Immediately following the close of the State's case on Friday, Mark O'Mara, the lawyer leading George Zimmerman's defense team, stood before Judge Nelson and made his oral motion for a judgment of acquittal for his client (a parallel written motion was also submitted to the Court). The motion was well'reasoned, and strongly founded on Florida's case law. It was also doomed to fail before a Judge who has consistently denied reasonable defense motions out of hand, while rubber'stamping motions by the State that bear not the slightest relevancy to the facts of this case. Details matter in the law,

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