The Best Quotes From Rachel Jeantel During The Trayvon Martin Trial

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When George Zimmerman shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin to death in February 2012 the entire country shed a tear. Now more than a year later, Zimmerman’s trial is finally underway.

Yesterday and today (June 27) prosecutors in the case brought in Rachel Jeantel, Trayvon Martin’s friend (several sources speculate they were lovers) who is also the last person he spoke with before he died. During her testimony, the defense tried to poke holes in her story, but the 19-year-old held very little back.

Herewith, we provide her best quotes from the trial.

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