Zimmerman's Judge Father Present with Police

Abby Zimet

New questions being raised by ThinkProgress and Trayvon Martin's family attorney about the role in the case of George Zimmerman’s father Robert, a retired judge, who was present both at police questioning and re-enactment at the scene. Others had earlier raised the issue of his father's influence, given that Zimmerman had been arrested several times for violent incidents, but never formally charged.

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