Hate charge possible in Trayvon Martin shooting

Florida teenager Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by George Zimmerman who told police he was acting in self-defense.

March 25, 2012 8:48:29 AM PDT
The U.S. Justice Department could bring a hate crime charge against the shooter in the killing of black Florida teenager Trayvon Martin if there is sufficient evidence the slaying was motivated by racial bias and not simply a fight that spiraled out of control, legal experts and former prosecutors say.

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