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Controversial verdicts in recent history

POSTED: 12:09 PM Jul 15 2013   UPDATED: 12:14 PM Jul 15 2013

George Zimmerman's acquittal on murder charges is one of the more controversial verdicts in recent history.

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George Zimmerman's acquittal on murder charges in the shooting death of unarmed teenager Trayvon Martin is one of the more controversial verdicts in recent history, sparking protests nationwide. Here's a look at that case and others that captured the public's attention:

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Two charged with metal, auto parts theft

Two people were charged with stealing metal and car parts in Washington County.

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Police say 'professional' thieves stole electronics worth over $6,000

Kingsport Police say a group of five people used an elaborate shoplifting scheme to steal thousands of dollars worth of items from a local store.

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