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Zimmerman jury does not reflect community

Henry E. Josten Old Saybrook

Publication: The Day

Published 07/02/2013 12:00 AM
Updated 07/01/2013 04:46 PM

So the Zimmerman vs. Martin trial in Florida finally began.

The jury consists of six person, all women. No problem. But five of these six women are white and that certainly may become a problem.

In as much as the case is racial in nature, shouldn't the jury have included three whites and three African-Americans?

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