BREAKING: Zimmerman Trial to Begin Monday – All Female Jury
CNN is reporting that the trial of George Zimmerman, accused of the second degree murder of Trayvon Martin, will begin on Monday.
Also being reported is that the 6 person jury is all female and all buy 1 members of the jury are white.
The Zimmerman/Martin case has drawn national attention and has polarized the country on issues of race, guns and self defense laws.
Jurors were questioned on everything from their knowledge of the case from media, gun ownership, racial biases and even if they watched crime drama shows on television.
The trial is expected to last several weeks and the jury will remain sequestered throughout.