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Weekend Express with Lynn Smith

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Zimmerman trial: What to expect in Week 3

  • Defense began presenting its case after prosecution rested on Friday
  • George Zimmerman is accused of second-degree murder in shooting of Trayvon Martin

After the prosecution rested in the George Zimmerman trial on Friday, the defense began presenting its case. The defense called George Zimmerman's mother as its first witness.

Gladys Zimmerman said she heard her son screaming for help in a 911 call made the night Trayvon Martin was shot and killed. Earlier in the day, Sybrina Fulton, Martin's mother, claimed it was her son's voice heard on the call.

Read more: Get caught up: Week 2 of George Zimmerman trial 

HLN Legal Correspondent Jean Casarez talked with Natasha Curry about what other witnesses the defense will likely call in the third week of the trial.

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