Angela Corey releases affidavit for George Zimmerman case

Angela Corey, prosecutor in the Trayvon Martin murder case, has released an affidavit in which she describes what probably occurred the day of the murder and the charges facing George Zimmerman, who shot the 17-year-old boy.

In the affidavit, Corey describes how Zimmerman “profiled” Martin. She also talks about a recording with a 911 dispatcher. Zimmerman told the dispatcher, “these assholes, they always get away” and “these fucking punks.”

The police dispatcher told Zimmerman to wait until backup arrived. However, Zimmerman decided to pursue Martin anyway. A struggle ensued and Martin was shot in the chest. He would die from his injury.

related article: ABC News


About Haley Behre

I graduated from Syracuse University in December 2011 with majors in newspaper journalism and women and gender studies. Using these majors, I aspire to become a journalist who writes about human rights issues. I have held internships at the Syracuse New Times, Dash Media PR Firm, Syracuse Post-Standard and the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the Press. I also had an internship at the Not For Sale Campaign Syracuse chapter, which is a non-profit organization dedicated to eradicating human trafficking. I was born in Seoul, Korea on September 30, 1990 and moved to the United States before I was one year old. When I was 8, my family and I moved to Norwich, England for three years. While I was here I was immersed into a new culture and got to experience many things other children my age do not get to. Over the three years, I visited Ireland, France and the Netherlands several times, and Belgium, Wales and Sweden once. In the winter of 2010, I got an amazing opportunity to visit Kenya for a month. This was by far the single most eye-opening experience of my life thus far. The natural beauty of the landscape and its people do not compare to anything I have seen. I currently intern for the Reporters Committee for the Freedom of the Press in the hopes of getting a full-time job at a newspaper or non-profit after.
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2 Responses to Angela Corey releases affidavit for George Zimmerman case

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