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Yesterday, a courtroom at Wiley Manuel Courthouse was packed with supporters of the Trayvon 2. The Trayvon 2 are comrades who were snatched up by the state for speaking out against the Zimmerman verdict several months ago. [Read more on the background from the Black Riders here.]
During the hearing, the judge called on one of the arresting officers, but the officer had failed to appear. When the judge asked the defense if a warrant should be put on him, a supporter shouted, “Hell yeah!”
“This is not a public forum,” said the judge. Welp, yeah it is. The warrant was issued and the hearing rescheduled.
The preliminary hearing has been rescheduled for 6 March 2014, 9AM, Wiley Manuel Courthouse, Department 112. Keep an eye on the Black Riders’ Facebook for updates and regularly check the Trayvon 2 support page.
Also, the Trayvon 2 needs financial support! You…
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