Zimmerman’s Wounds ‘Insignificant’

    SANFORD, FL - JULY 02:  George Zimmerman arrives for the 17th day of his trial in Seminole circuit court July 2, 2013 in Sanford, Florida.  Zimmerman is charged with second-degree murder for the February 2012 shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.  (Photo by Joe Burbank-Pool/Getty Images)

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    A witness in the George Zimmerman trial described his wounds as “insignificant” and “non–life threatening.” Dr. Valerie Rao, a medical examiner, made the determination after reviewing video and photographs of Zimmerman after his deadly confrontation with Trayvon Martin. Zimmerman, who faces a second-degree murder charge for shooting the unarmed teenager, said Martin repeatedly slammed his head against the ground. Rao told the jury she believed that happened maybe once. Zimmerman claims he shot Martin in self-defense.

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