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Trayvon Martin's killer is charged with murder

The man who shot unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin is in custody in Florida after being charged with second degree murder.

George Zimmerman's lawyer says he will plead not guilty, claiming he acted in self-defence.

He is expected to appear in court for the first time on Thursday.

Mike Wooldridge reports.

  • 12 Apr 2012