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Old 03-08-2012, 11:50 AM  
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Neighborhood watch captain shoots innocent black youth and doesn't even get arrested

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ORLANDO, Florida (Reuters) - The family of a 17-year-old African-American boy shot to death last month in his gated Florida community by a white Neighborhood Watch captain wants to see the captain arrested, the family's lawyer said on Wednesday.

Trayvon Martin was shot dead after he took a break from watching NBA All-Star game television coverage to walk 10 minutes to a convenience store to buy snacks including Skittles candy requested by his 13-year-old brother, Chad, the family's lawyer Ben Crump said.

"He was a good kid," Crump said in an interview, adding that the family would issue a call for the Watch captain's arrest at a news conference on Thursday. "On his way home, a Neighborhood Watch loose cannon shot and killed him."

[Related: Fla. teen avoids deportation]

Trayvon, who lived in Miami with his mother, had been visiting his father and stepmother in a gated townhome community called The Retreat at Twin Lakes in Sanford, 20 miles north of Orlando.

As Trayvon returned to the townhome, Sanford police received a 911 call reporting a suspicious person.

Although names are blacked out on the police report, Crump and media reports at the time of the shooting identified the caller as George Zimmerman who is listed in the community's newsletter as the Neighborhood Watch captain.

Without waiting for police to arrive, Crump said, Zimmerman confronted Trayvon, who was on the sidewalk near his home. By the time police got there, Trayvon was dead of a single gunshot to the chest.

"What do the police find in his pocket? Skittles," Crump said. "A can of Arizona ice tea in his jacket pocket and Skittles in his front pocket for his brother Chad."

Zimmerman could not be reached for comment on Wednesday evening at a phone number listed for him on the community's newsletter.

Crump said the family was concerned that police might decide to consider the shooting as self defense, and that police have ignored the family's request for a copy of the original 911 call, which they think will shed light on the incidents.

"If the 911 protocol across the country held to form here, they told him not to get involved. He disobeyed that order," said Ryan Julison, a spokesman for the family.

"He (Zimmerman) didn't have to get out of his car," said Crump, who has prepared a public records lawsuit to file on Thursday if the family doesn't get the 911 tape. "If he never gets out of his car, there is no reason for self-defense. Trayvon only has skittles. He has the gun."

Since Trayvon, a high school junior who wanted to be a pilot, was black and Zimmerman is white, Crump said race is "the 600 pound elephant in the room."

"Why is this kid suspicious in the first place? I think a stereotype must have been placed on the kid," Crump said.

(Editing By Cynthia Johnston and Peter Bohan)

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Old 07-19-2013, 09:41 PM   #6556
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Old 07-19-2013, 09:42 PM   #6557
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Old 07-19-2013, 09:43 PM   #6558
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I don't think the state has to listen to the DOJ on this matter but I could be wrong.
Did Romney win FL or not? If not those spineless losers just might do it.
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Old 07-19-2013, 09:47 PM   #6559
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Btw...the fam left Wales in 1635 to escape religious persecution. I can only trace the ancestry to 1593.
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Old 07-19-2013, 09:59 PM   #6560
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Btw...the fam left Wales in 1635 to escape religious persecution. I can only trace the ancestry to 1593.
So are you and the family still religious fanatics?
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Old 07-19-2013, 10:21 PM   #6561
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I don't think the state has to listen to the DOJ on this matter but I could be wrong.
Well, sure but he doesn't need to open his trap over what the states do on this. Meanwhile, instead of SYG his advice is to run.
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Old 07-19-2013, 10:37 PM   #6562
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So are you and the family still religious fanatics?
Shit you not I am the only one left...so no.
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Old 07-19-2013, 10:42 PM   #6563
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So the Irish at one point, before the Norman invasion, traded the Welsh as slaves along with the Nords. Before that, the Romans, consider my people as savages. Sound familiar to anyone?
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Old 07-19-2013, 11:48 PM   #6564
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Seriously... this irks me. He isn't Mexican. Not all Hispanics are ****ing Mexican. It would be like a Hispanic guy assuming you are Norwegian because you are white.

I realize you didn't create the image... but I've seen it all over the place and it makes me seethe.
Yeah, it's incredibly ignorant and rude to at least not make an attempt to know and understand the distinction.

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Hispanics are from Europe. They're European. Meaning from Europe. Latino's are from Latin America. Meaning South America. Not Europe. Which is some place different. Because its Europe. Not South America. Which is South of here. Where Peru is. That's Latin America. Not Europe.
Huh? This doesn't sound right.
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Old 07-19-2013, 11:53 PM   #6565
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Yeah, it's incredibly ignorant and rude to at least not make an attempt to know and understand the distinction.



Huh? This doesn't sound right.
In modern language the two terms are interchangable at this point, but technically speaking...
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Old 07-20-2013, 12:18 AM   #6566
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Yep, the catch is that 'technically'. Technically, Hispanic means someone from Spanish descent. Latino means someone from Latin America; that is, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and South America. Antonio Banderas, who is from Spain, is Hispanic but not Latino . . . technically.

And then every rule gets broken. Hispanic can sometimes include the Portuguese. The terms are interchanged. The Census Bureau doesn't even care. So, yeah, as much as I'd love to be pedantic and uptight about it (like I so often am with the differences between England, Britain, and the UK), in practical use they're the same thing.
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Old 07-20-2013, 12:34 AM   #6567
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Yep, the catch is that 'technically'. Technically, Hispanic means someone from Spanish descent. Latino means someone from Latin America; that is, Mexico, Central America, the Caribbean, and South America. Antonio Banderas, who is from Spain, is Hispanic but not Latino . . . technically.

And then every rule gets broken. Hispanic can sometimes include the Portuguese. The terms are interchanged. The Census Bureau doesn't even care. So, yeah, as much as I'd love to be pedantic and uptight about it (like I so often am with the differences between England, Britain, and the UK), in practical use they're the same thing.
Ok, heard that.

I guess we've muddled up the definitions pretty well, but at the same time, I guess it was hard not to. I feel like {people that you would find in Central & South America and the Caribbean} are extremely hard to define using one broad term. There are Hispanics or Latinos or whatever the balls that have more Native American roots, others with more Spanish/Portugese roots, and some with heavy African ancestry.

And a good friend of mine is Trinidadian. I guess they call those islanders "West Indian" but what the hell does that even mean? He looks Indian-ish, but his mom looks like she could easily be Puerto Rican or something, and Nicki Minaj looks like she's pretty much just black.

Weird shit...
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Ok, heard that.

I guess we've muddled up the definitions pretty well, but at the same time, I guess it was hard not to. I feel like {people that you would find in Central & South America and the Caribbean} are extremely hard to define using one broad term. There are Hispanics or Latinos or whatever the balls that have more Native American roots, others with more Spanish/Portugese roots, and some with heavy African ancestry.

And a good friend of mine is Trinidadian. I guess they call those islanders "West Indian" but what the hell does that even mean? He looks Indian-ish, but his mom looks like she could easily be Puerto Rican or something, and Nicki Minaj looks like she's pretty much just black.

Weird shit...
Anthropologically speaking I believe hispanics are considered caucasion or caucasoid, where latinos would be mongoloid. But that's like 19th century thinking.
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You won't recognize me. My name was Antonio West and I was the 13-month old child who was shot at point blank range by two teens who were attempting to rob my mother, who was also shot. A Grand Jury of my mommy's peers from Brunswick GA determined the teens who murdered me will not face the death penalty...too bad I was given a death sentence for being innocent and defenseless.

My family made the mistake of being white in a 73% non-white neighborhood, but my murder was not ruled a Hate Crime. Nor did President Obama take so much as a single moment to acknowledge my murder.

I am one of the youngest murder victims in our Nation's history, but the media doesn't care to cover the story of my tragic demise, President Obama has no children who could possibly look like me - so he doesn't care and the media doesn't care because my story is not interesting enough to bring them ratings so they can sell commercial time slots.

There is not a white equivalent of Al Sharpton because if there was he would be declared racist, so there is no one rushing to Brunswick GA to demand justice for me. There is no White Panther party to put a bounty on the lives of those who murdered me. I have no voice, I have no representation and unlike those who shot me in the face while I sat innocently in my stroller - I no longer have my life.

So while you are seeking justice for Trayvon, please remember to seek justice for me too. Tell your friends about me, tell you families, get tee shirts with my face on them and make the world pay attention, just like you did for Trayvon.

Thank you.


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You won't recognize me. My name was Antonio West and I was the 13-month old child who was shot at point blank range by two teens who were attempting to rob my mother, who was also shot. A Grand Jury of my mommy's peers from Brunswick GA determined the teens who murdered me will not face the death penalty...too bad I was given a death sentence for being innocent and defenseless.

My family made the mistake of being white in a 73% non-white neighborhood, but my murder was not ruled a Hate Crime. Nor did President Obama take so much as a single moment to acknowledge my murder.

I am one of the youngest murder victims in our Nation's history, but the media doesn't care to cover the story of my tragic demise, President Obama has no children who could possibly look like me - so he doesn't care and the media doesn't care because my story is not interesting enough to bring them ratings so they can sell commercial time slots.

There is not a white equivalent of Al Sharpton because if there was he would be declared racist, so there is no one rushing to Brunswick GA to demand justice for me. There is no White Panther party to put a bounty on the lives of those who murdered me. I have no voice, I have no representation and unlike those who shot me in the face while I sat innocently in my stroller - I no longer have my life.

So while you are seeking justice for Trayvon, please remember to seek justice for me too. Tell your friends about me, tell you families, get tee shirts with my face on them and make the world pay attention, just like you did for Trayvon.

Thank you.



This case was covered heavily by the media until the suspects were arrested. They are going on trial. They don't face the death penalty because Georgia law doesn't allow it.

Please stop posting in this thread.
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