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Celebrities to attend peace walk, talk today to honor Trayvon Martin
Celebrities to attend peace walk, talk today to honor Trayvon Martin

The parents of Trayvon Martin were scheduled to host a "peace walk and peace talk" Saturday at Crenshaw High School through a foundation they set up in memory of their son. The unarmed 17-year-old was shot to death by a neighborhood watch captain in Sanford, Fla., as he walked from a store carrying a bag of candy on the night of Feb. 26, 2012. Zimmerman was acquitted of murder in the case. A six-person jury accepted Zimmerman's argument that he had acted in self-defense when he shot Martin after a confrontation. Zimmerman said he fired his handgun after Martin attacked him. The prosecution argued that Zimmerman had profiled Martin, who was black, as the teen was...

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