We will be discussing this story and all the day’s news on our live BlazeCast with Editor-in-Chief Scott Baker (@bakerlink) beginning at 2pm ET:

The murder trial of George Zimmerman is winding down. On Friday, the defense will deliver its final arguments for Zimmerman’s acquittal. Following the defense’s closing statements, the prosecution gets a chance to rebut everything that was just said. Finally, the judge will instruct the jury and send them off to render a verdict.

Will George Zimmerman Be Convicted? Take TheBlaze Poll

Judge Debra Nelson (AP)

The choices for the jury of six females (five are white, one is Black/Hispanic) are limited to:

  1. Guilty – 2nd Degree Murder — 25 years to life in prison
  2. Guilty -Manslaughter — up to 30 years in prison
  3. Not Guilty
  4. Hung Jury

Where do you stand on the Zimmerman trial? Take part in our interactive Blaze poll. You can also suggest a question for the poll and add your thoughts to the comments section below.


From the breaking news you need to know to the hottest trends circling the Web, TheBlaze has it all. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat and Periscope.