In a bizarre twist of affairs, lawyers for slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin’s shooter, George Zimmerman, have quit their representation of the neighborhood watchman who is in what they describe as a self imposed seclusion. Holding a press conference outside of the Seminole County courthouse today, lawyers Hal Uhrig and Craig Sonner explained their seeming frustration of no face-to-face contact with their client. Loop21.com has the following report on the new turns in this tragic story:
“[Hal] Uhrig said the legal team had never met with Zimmerman face-to-face and that he was hard to reach by phone. In an exclusive, Loop 21 attempted to confirm a series of emails between Loop 21 contributor Wesley Lowery and a man claiming to be Zimmerman.
During the courthouse press conference, the lawyer confirmed Zimmerman gave an off-the-record interview with Fox News’ Sean Hannity, which Loop 21 was the first to report. Emails from the man claiming to be Zimmerman also confirmed the Hannity interview.”
View more of this breaking story at Loop21.com