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An Untold Story of Two Races and the Criminal Justice System

What We Can Learn from the Case of Trayvon Martin and Other Cases
  • Nicholas D. Hartlep
  • Daisy Ball
Part of the Youth, Media, & Culture Series book series (YMCS)

Abstract

“In the Circuit Court of the 18th judicial circuit in and for Seminole Florida, the State of Florida versus George Zimmerman, verdict, we the jury find the defendant, George Zimmerman, not guilty”. An all-woman jury of 6, nearly all of whom were white, read this verdict after their deliberation of the facts that each side presented in the case: the defense (representing George Zimmerman) and the prosecution (the State of Florida).

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Criminal Justice Criminal Justice System Social Construction Hegemonic Masculinity Critical Race Theory 
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  • Daisy Ball

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