Trayvon Martin, George Zimmerman: ‘The Jury Speaks’ Juror ‘Couldn’t Eat’ After Trial On Oxygen


Trayvon Martin’s story will air on The Jury Speaks: George Zimmerman, Oxygen’s brand new true crime series. The Jury Speaks documentary will air in four-parts. The story of OJ Simpson has already been told, and this Tuesday, Oxygen’s The Jury Speaks profiles the case of Robert Durst.


On tonight’s The Jury Speaks: George Zimmerman

Former jurors will recount what they went through mentally as they prepared to sit on the case and the stirring emotions they’ve battled since the George Zimmerman, Trayvon Martin death trial ended.


Trayvon Martin, 17, was gunned down in Sanford, Florida in 2012 by George Zimmerman as he walked home from the store. George Zimmerman, an aggressive neighborhood watch coordinator, followed Trayvon Martin and questioned him before he shot him, The Jury Speaks: George Zimmerman will reveal.


According to The Jury Speaks, George Zimmerman was acquitted of the crime. George Zimmerman trial jurors will explain why they had to let him go based on the law at the time.


One George Zimmerman juror said she was unable to eat or sleep. Jurors also reported having nightmares after viewing Trayvon Martin’s photos and learning the true facts of the case.


Dressing her son in a white suit with a light blue tie, Trayvon Martin’s mother, Sybrina Fulton, said she wanted her son to look like an angel, according to CNN.



Since Trayvon Martin’s death, some have tried to label the African-American teen a thug. Race played a major part in the discussion of the George Zimmerman criminal case.


Learn more about the Trayvon Martin case on The Jury Speaks: George Zimmerman airs tonight at 9 p.m. on Oxygen.

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Traciy Curry-Reyes

Traciy Curry-Reyes is the founder and editor-in-chief of TV Crime Sky. She began her career as a true crime & entertainment freelance writer in the 1990's for her website, The Movies Based on True Stories Database/Archives. She has contributed content to other websites, such as and Traciy also appears as a true-crime expert and commentator on TV One's Fatal Attraction, For My Man, and Justice by Any Means; Investigation Discovery's Murder Calls and Scorned; Oxygen's Snapped; FOX's Crime Watch Daily; and Lifetime Television's Killer Kids.