George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin
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Zimmerman will not face civil rights charges over shooting

George Zimmerman will not face federal civil rights charges over the death of black teenager Trayvon Martin.

Attorney General Eric Holder said Martin's death was a "devastating tragedy" but the "high standard" for hate crime charges could not be met.

Mr Zimmerman shot and killed the unarmed teenager in Florida in 2012 but was found not guilty of murder at trial.

Aleem Maqbool reports.

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