Kansas Justice Advocate http://kmuw.org en 'It Ain't Over' Say Supporters At Wichita Trayvon Martin Rally http://kmuw.org/post/it-aint-over-say-supporters-wichita-trayvon-martin-rally <p>More than 100 protesters in Wichita took to the streets Monday night in response to the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial.<br><br>The former neighborhood watchman was acquitted Saturday in the shooting death of Florida teen, Trayvon Martin.<br><br>Demonstrators support the NAACP's effort to get the US Department of Justice to file civil rights charges against Zimmerman.<br><br>With signs reading, “We support Trayvon Martin” and “Justice is Not blind, We are Watching," dozens donned hoodies in support of the gunned down teen and some clutched Skittles and ice tea bottles.<br> Tue, 16 Jul 2013 13:05:50 +0000 Carla Eckels 20459 at http://kmuw.org 'It Ain't Over' Say Supporters At Wichita Trayvon Martin Rally Rally In Wichita Monday Night For Trayvon Martin http://kmuw.org/post/rally-wichita-monday-night-trayvon-martin <p>A protest rally is scheduled for Monday evening in response to the verdict in the George Zimmerman trial. The Florida neighborhood watch volunteer was acquitted Saturday in the shooting death of unarmed African-American teenager&nbsp;Trayvon Martin.<br><br>Organizers from the Kansas Justice Advocate want the Justice Department to step in and file charges against Zimmerman, claiming that he violated Martin’s civil rights. The rally is set to take place near 21st&nbsp;Street and Hillside in Wichita at 5 p.m.<br> Mon, 15 Jul 2013 19:35:21 +0000 Carla Eckels 20418 at http://kmuw.org