President Obama made a statement on July 19 about Trayvon Martin and the verdict of the Florida trial that followed the Florida teenager’s death, ending in the acquittal of George Zimmerman earlier this week. Obama weighed in on the recent protests saying they were expected but added, “If I see any violence, then I will remind folks that that dishonors what happened to Trayvon Martin and his family.” Credit: White House
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