Self-Defense http://wunc.org en Trayvon Martin's Killing Reverberates In North Carolina http://wunc.org/post/trayvon-martins-killing-reverberates-north-carolina <p>On Saturday, July 13, George Zimmerman was pronounced not guilty of second degree murder for the killing of Trayvon Martin.&nbsp;The jury acquitted him on the grounds of self-defense.&nbsp;What does self-defense mean in a case like this?</p><p>Before the trial began, Judge Deborah Nelson forbade use of the term “racial profiling” in the courtroom.&nbsp;How does race play into the criminal justice system?&nbsp;</p><p>Host Frank Stasio speaks with a panel of experts to discuss these questions and what the Trayvon Martin case in Florida means for us in North Carolina. His guests are:</p> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 16:15:35 +0000 Shawn Wen & Frank Stasio 18981 at http://wunc.org Trayvon Martin's Killing Reverberates In North Carolina