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Rev. Arthur Jackson III, Pastor to Trayvon Martin’s Mother Sybrina Fulton, on the Reaction to the Acquittal of George Zimmerman

July 14, 2013
The verdict reminds us that as a people we lean on the law, trust the law, embrace the law, but it seems the law doesn't embrace us. We will not allow Trayvon's death to be a death in vain. [...] They [Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton, Trayvon Martin's parents] are upset. They are very heartbroken over losing a child, as any parent would be. But she has faith in God.