Due to a slip-up in courtroom camera coverage yesterday, the photo of Trayvon Martin, lifeless on the grass, just after getting shot, appeared on a screen for a moment and someone snapped a photo. Gawker published it this morning. Some condemn them for this, others hail. Here's interesting comment by Josh Marshall of TPM, explaining why he linked to it and how it makes him feel.
Friday, July 12, 2013
Showing Trayvon's Dead Body on the Grass
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