The Georgia chapter of the NAACP and other organizations are planning a motorcade and rally to urge the Department of Justice to file federal charges — including civil rights violations — against George Zimmerman. Organizers say a motorcade of about 200 bikers is expected to travel from the Stonecrest Mall east of Atlanta to the Georgia State Capitol Sunday afternoon.
Hundreds of demonstrators gathered outside the CNN Center in protest of George Zimmerman's recent acquittal in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. The large group chanting "No justice, no peace" and other mottos Monday night was at least the fourth to take to the city's streets.
A group of demonstrators gathered downtown Sunday afternoon to protest neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman's acquittal in the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. Another rally had been planned for Sunday evening in the city's West End neighborhood as additional rallies began taking shape across the country.
College students and community leaders planned Atlanta rally in memory of Trayvon Martin, the Florida teen shot and killed by a neighborhood watch captain. Clark Atlanta University said in a statement the rally is set for 4 p.m. Wednesday at the Clark Atlanta Quadrangle.