OUR COMMON GROUND SPECIAL
“The Quality of Justice for Trayvon”
Week 1 – Recap and Deconstruction
With Dr. Raymond Winbush, Co-Hosting
Providing a space for discussion and deconstruction of the Zimmerman trial Week 1 LIVE AND CALL IN
Key issue: To what extent is the jury likely to be unbiased and without opinion ?
Call -in and de-compress as we all hold our breath.
“Racially biased use of peremptory strikes and illegal racial discrimination in jury selection remains widespread, particularly in serious criminal cases and capital cases. Hundreds of people of color called for jury service have been illegally excluded from juries after prosecutors asserted pretextual reasons to justify their removal.”
-Equal Justice Initiative
Will there be Justice for Trayvon ?