Justice won't be done in Trayvon Martin case

June 20, 2013 

I am in complete agreement with the letter June 13 by Jim Walters.

Trayvon Martin got what he deserved in that he attacked Neighborhood Watch member George Zimmerman, who was in performance of his duty. Zimmerman was perfectly within the right to do as he did and he had every legal right and every moral right to do as he did.

Due to media pressure, and nonetheless racial factors involved, Zimmerman will probably be judged guilty of second-degree murder. Even if he is acquitted , there will most likely be a vendetta against Zimmerman.

J. Edgar Hoover once said, "Justice is incidental to law and order." It will be interesting to see how it plays out for Zimmerman.

Frank B. Austin

O'Fallon

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