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10 Years Since Trayvon Martin’s Fatal Shooting

Clip: 03/05/2022 | 14m 34s

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Saturday marked the 10-year anniversary of Trayvon Martin’s fatal shooting. Trayvon, a 17-year-old Black teenager, was shot and killed in Florida by George Zimmerman, a volunteer neighborhood watchman. The panel discusses the politics and the police reform efforts over the last decade.

Aired: 03/05/22 | Rating: NR

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