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Trayvon Martin Coverage

Civil rights leaders and residents of the city of Sanford attend to a town hall meeting to discuss the death of an unarmed black teen Trayvon Martin

 

On February 26, 2012, 17-year-old Trayvon Martin was shot and killed by a self-appointed neighborhood watch captain who thought the black teen looked "suspicious." The case has brought forth interesting discussions about race in America, gun control, neighborhood safety, and criminal justice.

Follow this series for The Takeaway's complete coverage of the Trayvon Martin case.

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