George Zimmerman Files Bizarre, Conspiracy Theory Laden, Lawsuit

George Zimmerman has filed a bizarre conspiracy theory-laden lawsuit against Trayvon Martin’s family, prosecutors, and others.

Florida Jury Rejects “Stand Your Ground” Defense In Parking Lot Argument Case

A Florida jury has convicted a man involved in an argument over a parking space of manslaughter, rejecting his attempt to invoke the state’s ‘stand your ground’ law

Fundraising While Black

An incident this week in Arkansas is just the latest example of a depressing and dangerous trend.

Florida Man Charged In Parking Lot Shooting Despite ‘Stand Your Ground’ Law

A Florida man who shot and killed an African-American male amid a parking lot confrontation will face manslaughter charges after all.

Charleston Shooter Dylann Roof Indicted On Federal Hate Crimes Charges

Dylann Roof has been indicted in Federal Court for completely unnecessary reasons.

What Gun Laws Would Help?

David Frum calls for several measures to reduce gun violence.

Some Republicans Can’t Seem To Admit That Racism Was Behind The Charleston Murders

It’s been obvious from the moment the news broke that the murders in Charleston were rooted in racism, but some Republicans have had trouble acknowledging that.

Justice Department Will Not Charge Darren Wilson In Connection With Michael Brown Shooting

Unsurprisingly, Darren Wilson will not face federal charges in connection with the shooting of Michael Brown.

Justice Department Announces There Will Be No Federal Charges Against George Zimmerman

Nearly three years to the day after it started, the George Zimmerman case is essentially over.

Report: Federal Civil Rights Charges Unlikely In Michael Brown Shooting Case

Reports from the Justice Department seem to be laying the groundwork for more disappointment for those hoping for charges against Officer Darren Wilson.

Federal Civil Rights Charges Against George Zimmerman Said To Be Off The Table

It appears that there will be no Federal charges against George Zimmerman for shooting Trayvon Martin. This is not a surprise.

What If “Justice” In The Mike Brown Case Doesn’t End In A Conviction?

There is a good possibility that Darren Wilson could be acquitted in the shooting of Michael Brown.. Are the protesters ready to accept that reality?

Public Opinion On Ferguson Shows Deep Racial Divisions

What you think about the events in Ferguson depends quite a lot on whether you’re black or white.

Explaining ‘Stand Your Ground’ Laws

There’s been far too much hysteria and hyperbole when it comes to ‘Stand Your Ground’ laws.

Twice as Good with Half as Much

Ta-Nehisi Coates explores his complicated reaction to the first African-American president.

OTB Caption Contest Winners

The There’s A Snake In My Boot Edition OTB Caption ContestTM is now over.

Juror B29 Did Not Say Zimmerman ‘Got Away with Murder’

ABC News selectively edited their interview with Juror B29 to give a false impression of what she said.

Zimmerman Juror Says He ‘Got Away With Murder’

Juror B29 says George Zimmerman “got away with murder” but concedes he wasn’t guilty of murder.

Victor Davis Hanson’s Prejudice And Race In America

We’ve still got a long way to go.

George Zimmerman Rescues Family in Overturned Truck

George Zimmerman is back in the news, this time for saving life rather than taking it.

OTB Caption Contest Winners

The Anticipation Far Exceeded The Actual Event Edition OTB Caption ContestTM is now over. Look for the contest to return July 29th.

Obama: Trayvon Martin Could Have Been Me

President Obama has once again weighed in on the Trayvon Martin case in a personal manner.

Should Juror’s Identities Ever Be Kept Secret?

Until the presiding Judge in the case rules otherwise, the identities of the members of the jury in the Zimmerman is secret. Should that be the case?

Stevie Wonder Boycotting ‘Stand Your Ground’ States

If Stevie Wonder were still touring, he wouldn’t be making stops in states with “Stand Your Ground” laws.

Moral and Legal Culpability are not the Same (A Trip Back to the Beginning)

Going back to the very beginning can be useful.

Civil Rights Charges Against George Zimmerman Would Be Completely Inappropriate

Evidence that George Zimmerman acted out of racial bias is completely lacking, which means the Federal Government should stay out of this case entirely.

President Obama Urges Respect for Zimmerman Acquittal; Silent on DOJ Action

The president says we should honor Trayvon Martin by preventing similar tragedies in the future.

George Zimmerman Now Free, Trayvon Martin Still Dead

The jury likely got it right. That doesn’t mean George Zimmerman didn’t kill Trayvon Martin or that Martin deserved to die.

George Zimmerman Found Not Guilty On All Charges

George Zimmerman was acquitted on all charges by a Florida jury late Saturday night.

Judge In Zimmerman Trial Bars Audio Expert Witnesses From Testifying

A major evidentiary ruling on the eve of the George Zimmerman murder trial.

George Zimmerman, Trayvon Martin, And The Rules Of Evidence

It’s time to take a look at the pre-trial issues in what is likely to be the trial of the Summer of 2013.

George Zimmerman Files Defamation Suit Against NBC

George Zimmerman’s attorneys have filed a defamation lawsuit against NBC News.

George Zimmerman’s Defense Team To Request ‘Stand Your Ground’ Hearing

Big news in the George Zimmerman/Trayvon Martin case.

George Zimmerman: Trayvon Martin’s Shooting Was “All God’s Plan.”

For some reason, George Zimmerman sat down for an hour-long interview last night.

Is The Prosecutor In George Zimmerman’s Case Harming His Right To A Fair Trial?

The prosecutor in George Zimmernan’s case has made public “evidence” that will likely never be admitted at trial, but which could prejudice the case immensely.