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Zimmerman Protests Heat Up Days After Verdict

Demonstrations against George Zimmerman’s not guilty verdict turned violent in several cities Monday night, prompting police to warn against any further outbreaks as they brace for more demonstrations this week.

The Rev. Al Sharpton said his National Action Network is calling for protests at federal buildings in 100 cities on Saturday, which he is calling “Justice for Trayvon National Day of Action,” in order to pressure the federal government to charge Zimmerman with civil rights violations.

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