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Dershowitz: The charging instrument filed against George Zimmerman is “unethical” and will never make it past a judge

by Allahpundit...Four and a half minutes of brutal criticism for prosecutor Angela Corey, whom
he accuses straight-out of grandstanding for political gain. It’ll take you 30
seconds to read the entire
charging instrument but I’ll save you 20 and post the critical bit:



Second-degree murder under Florida
law is defined as:

The unlawful killing of a human being, when perpetrated by any act imminently
dangerous to another and evincing a depraved mind regardless of human life,
although without any premeditated design to effect the death of any particular
individual
Dershowitz’s point: There’s nothing in the charging instrument that suggests
probable cause to believe Zimmerman had a “depraved mind regardless of human
life” when he shot Martin. On the contrary, he notes, the facts as stated are
consistent with self-defense. (Tellingly, there’s also no reference to
Z

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Added: Apr-12-2012 Occurred On: Apr-12-2012
By: marc1921
In:
Regional News
Tags: Zimmerman, law,
Location: Florida, United States (load item map)
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