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George Zimmerman supporter changes story, says Trayvon Martin was racially profiled

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By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:17 am November 14, 2014 More than a year after Florida neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman was acquitted of murdering 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, one of his biggest supporters is changing his story. Zimmerman’s former neighbor Frank Taaffe testified before a grand jury earlier this week, and revealed details about the racially-charged conversation […]

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Officials: civil rights charges against George Zimmerman unlikely

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:58 am October 3, 2014 It is unlikely that the Justice Department will bring civil rights charges against George Zimmerman in the 2012 shooting death of Trayvon Martin. The news comes in response to allegations that the killing was racially motivated. 

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Man says George Zimmerman threatened to kill him

By BYP @blackyouthproj 2:15 pm September 12, 2014 Florida police have confirmed yet another run-in with George Zimmerman. According to officers, a man called 911 saying Zimmerman threatened to kill him during a road rage incident. 

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George Zimmerman signs autographs at gun show in Orlando

By BYP @blackyouthproj 9:32 am March 11, 2014 It appears that George Zimmerman isn’t quite ready to give up his “fame” yet. Despite a highly successful campaign to put a halt to a celebrity fight earlier last month, the former neighborhood watch captain still believes that he is worthy of the spotlight. 

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Promoter Damon Feldman to announce if Zimmerman/DMX fight will happen on Tuesday

By BYP @blackyouthproj 9:39 am February 10, 2014 On Saturday, various media outlets had reported the news that thousands across the nation had been waiting for–the cancellation of the “celebrity” boxing match between former Florida neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman and rapper DMX. Since the announcement of the match, protesters have been steadfast in their […]

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DMX to fight George Zimmerman in celebrity boxing match, series of petitions against it created

By BYP @blackyouthproj 4:02 pm February 5, 2014 A series of petitions have been created  in hopes of putting an end to George Zimmerman’s time in the spotlight. The petitions come on the heels of an announcement from the even’t promoters that rapper DMX was selected as Zimmerman’s opponent. The petitions, started by Los Angeles resident Janet […]

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George Zimmerman to box DMX in celebrity match

By BYP @blackyouthproj 10:19 am February 5, 2014 It appears that an opponent has been selected to go up against George Zimmerman for next month’s celebrity boxing match. Rapper DMX was selected out of more than 15,000 emailed requests received. 

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George Zimmerman request Kanye West for celebrity boxing match

By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:09 am February 4, 2014 Late last week we reported that former neighborhood watch captain and killer of Trayvon Martin George Zimmerman was participating in a celebrity boxing match for charity. If that wasn’t bizarre enough, Zimmerman has now requested that rapper Kanye West join him in the ring. 

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The Game challenges George Zimmerman to a boxing match, says he ‘will beat the f*** out of him’

By BYP @blackyouthproj 11:05 am January 31, 2014 George Zimmerman has agreed to box anybody. That’s right. Zimmerman, who has apparently taken up boxing since being acquitted of killing Trayvon Martin in 2012, will be jumping in the ring–for charity. While his opponent has yet to be selected, rapper and reality television star The Game […]

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Guns confiscated from George Zimmerman returned

By BYP @blackyouthproj 4:29 pm December 20, 2013 Five guns confiscated from former neighborhood watch captain George Zimmerman have been returned. Police seized a .380-caliber handgun, a 9-mm handgun, a Glock 19 handgun, a Kel-Tec 12-gauge shotgun and an AR-15 assault-style rifle after he was arrested for a domestic violence dispute. 

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