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State v. Zimmerman (2012-CF001083-A)

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State v. Zimmerman (2012-CF-001083-A)

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Updated Case Description
2/25/14 State’s Response To Defendant’s Notice Of Voluntary Dismissal Of Any Future Hearings And Of All Pending Issues
2/20/14 Notice Of Voluntary Dismissal Of Any Future Hearings And Of All Pending Issues
8/26/13 Emergency Motion to Amend Jeb Bush in Association with Person of Interest
8/23/13 Civil Cover Sheet
8/23/13 Emergency Motion of Complaint
8/8/13 Motion To Amend Florida House of Representatives
8/8/13 Motion To Reinstate and Continuance
7/23/13 Amicus Curiae Brief
7/16/13 Receipt For The Release Of Evidence
7/13/13 Judgement Of Not Guity
7/9/13 July 9 Minutes for Trial
7/9/13 July 9 States Second Supplemental Motion in Limine regarding Computer Animation
7/8/13 July 8 Minutes for Trial
7/5/13 July 5 Minutes for Trial
7/5/13 July 5 States Supplemental Motion in Limine Regarding Computer Animation
7/5/13 July 5 Stipulation
7/5/13 July 5 States Request for Judicial Notice Regarding Weather Conditions
7/5/13 July 5 Exhibit and Identification
7/3/13 July 3 Minutes for Trial
7/3/13 July 3 Exhibits and Identification List
7/2/13 July 2 Defendants Reply to States Motion for Protective Order Motion for Inquiry and Defendants Request for Judicial Inquiry
7/2/13 July 2 Minutes for Trial
7/2/13 July 2 Exhibit and Identification List
7/1/13 July 1 Minutes for Trial
7/1/13 July 1 Exhibit and Indentification List
7/1/13 July 1 States Motion in Limine Regarding Expert Testimony
7/1/13 July 1 States Motion for Protective Order Motion For Inquiry
7/1/13 July 1 States Proposed Jury Instructions Regarding Redaction of Defendants Interview with Sean Hannity
7/1/13 July 1 States Proposed Jury Instruction Regarding Redaction of Defendants Interview with Sanford police Investigators
6/28/13 June 28 Exhibit and Identification List
6/28/13 June 28 Amended Minutes for Trial
6/27/13 June 27 Mandate Reversing In Regards to Petition for Writ of Certiorari
6/27/13 Exhibits and Identification List
6/27/13 Minutes for Trial
6/27/13 State’s 18th Supplemental Discovery
6/27/13 Notice of Perpetuation of Testimony on June 25, 2013
6/26/13 Exhibit and Identification List
6/26/13 Minutes for Trial
6/25/13 Exhibit & Identification List
6/25/13 Minutes for Trial
6/25/13 Order Excluding the Opinion Testimony of Mr. Owen and Dr. Reich
6/25/13 Motion to Extend Juror Anonymity Timeline
6/25/13 Notice of Hearing
6/24/13 State’s Motion in Limine Regarding Computer Animation
6/24/13 Minutes for Trial
6/21/13 Defendant’s Specific Response to State’s Motion in Limine Regarding Self-Serving Hearsay Statements of Defendant
6/21/13 Minutes for Motion
6/20/13 State’s Motion for Depo to Perpetuate Testimony
6/20/13 Minutes for Jury Selection
6/19/13 Minutes for Jury Selection
6/18/13 Minutes for Jury Selection
6/17/13 Minutes from Jury Selection
6/14/13 Minutes For Jury Selection
6/13/13 Minutes for Jury Selection
6/13/13 Exhibit and Identification List June 12, 2013
6/12/13 Exhibit & Identification List June 12, 2013
6/12/13 Minutes for Jury Selection June 12, 2013
6/11/13 June 11 Minutes for Jury Selection
6/10/13 June 10 Minutes for Jury Selection
6/8/13 Defendant’s Third Motion for Continuance
6/8/13 June 8 Minutes for Motion
6/7/13 State’s Notice of Preliminary Objection
6/7/13 Exhibit & Identification List June 7, 2013
6/7/13 June 7 Minutes for Motion
6/6/13 June 6 Minutes on Motion
6/6/13 Notice of Appearance on Behalf of Anonymous Witness
6/6/13 June 6 Notice of Appearance
6/5/13 Orlando Sentinel’s Response to Defendant’s Request for an Anonymous Jury
6/5/13 Order on State’s Motions in Limine Heard on May 28, 2013
6/5/13 Order Directing Jurors’ Identities Be Kept Confidential
5/28/13 Minutes from Docket Sounding before Judge Debra Nelson
5/23/13 Defendant’s Redacted 3rd Supplemental Discovery
5/23/13 Defendant’s Reply to State’s Response to Defendant’s Motion for Evidentiary Hearing
5/23/13 Defendant’s Response to State’s Motion In Limine Regarding Travon Martin
5/21/13 Amended Notice of Hearing 5 21 13
5/21/13 Defendant’s 2nd Supplemental Discovery 5 21 13
5/21/13 Defendant’s Reply to State’s Motion for Protective Order-Motion In Limine Regarding Toxicology 5 21 13
5/21/13 Motion to Establish Reasonable Expert Fee 5 21 13
5/20/13 Notice of Taking Deposition 5 20 13
5/13/13 State’s Motion in Limine Regarding Trayvon Martin
5/13/13 State’s Motion Requesting Court to Order Defendant to Comply with Discovery Obligations
5/13/13 State’s Motion to Limit Exclude Improper Opinion Evidence
5/13/13 State’s Response to Defendant’s Motion for Evidentiary Hearing
5/13/13 State’s Motion in Limine Regarding Opinion as to Appropriate Penalty or Disregard of law
5/13/13 State’s Motion in Limine Regarding Calling of Witnesses
5/13/13 State’s Motion in Limine Regarding Prior Criminal History
5/13/13 State’s Motion for Protective Order Motion in Limine Regarding Toxicology
5/13/13 State’s Redacted 16th Supplemental Discovery
5/9/13 Defendant’s Motion for an Anonymous Jury
5/9/13 Motion to Allow Jury to Inspect the Incident Scene During Trial
5/9/13 State’s Motion Requesting Court to Compel Shellie Zimmerman to Testify at Deposition
5/8/13 Amended Designation of ASA Pursuant to Executive Order of the Governor #12-279
5/7/13 Witness Subpoena Returned
5/7/13 Motion for Evidentiary Hearing Regarding Admissibility of Expert Witness Testimony
5/1/13 Corrected Minutes from April 30th Hearing
4/30/13 Notice of Filing
4/30/13 Notice of Filing Affidavits of Attorney Fees
4/30/13 State’s Motion Objecting to Release of Victim’s Family Personal Information & Motion to Seal
4/30/13 Order to Inspect and Photograph Evidence
4/30/13 Minutes From April 30 Docket Sounding
4/24/13 State’s Motion Requesting Court Inquiry of Defendant Regarding Immunity Hearing
4/17/13 Notice of Hearing April 30, 9:00 AM
4/17/13 Defendant’s 2nd Supplemental Witness List (Redacted)
4/16/13 Original Copy of Correspondence from Benjamin Crump
4/12/13 Motion to Determine Confidentiality of Court Records
4/12/13 Correspondence from Atty Benjamin Crump
4/12/13 Notice of Filing, Affidavit of Attorney Fees
4/12/13 Motion to Unseal Information Listed as Confidential Information within a Court Filing
4/10/13 State’s Response to Defendant’s Motion for Sanctions (RE: Miami Video Depositions)
4/10/13 Hearing Notice Docket Sounding April 30, 2013
4/5/13 Letter from Seminole County Clerk of Court
3/28/13 Defendant’s Reply to Non Party Attorney Benjamin Crump
3/28/13 State’s Response to Defendant’s Motion for Sanctions
3/28/13 Order Denying Defendant’s Motion for Reconsideration and Clarification of the Court’s Order Dated March 4, 2013
3/26/13 Defendant’s Motion for Sanction Against State Attorney’s Office
3/25/13 Defendant’s Motion for Extension of Time to File Witness Disclosure
3/25/13 Defendant’s Supplemental Witness List Redacted
3/20/13 Notice of Taking Deposition March 14, 2013
3/20/13 Notice of Taking Deposition March 13, 2013
3/20/13 Notice for April 2, 2013 Docket Sounding
3/15/13 Motion for Reconsideration of Court’s Order Dated March 4, 2013
3/5/13 Order Granting Issuance of Subpoenas Duces Tecum March 5, 2013
3/5/13 Order Granting Issuance of Subpoenas Duces Tecum audio recordings
3/5/13 Order Granting Issuance of Subpoenas Duces Tecum Twitter
3/4/13 Order Denying Motion Regarding Depo of Benjamin Crump
2/25/13 USA’s Objection to Order on Amended Demand for Specific Discovery
2/20/13 Benjamin L. Crump Response in Opposition to Motion to Compel
2/20/13 Notice of Hearing Feb 22, 2013
2/13/13 Motion To Set Status Conference
2/13/13 Motion Regarding Deposition of Benjamin Crump Esq
2/13/13 Demand for Specific Discovery
2/13/13 Motion for Subpoena Duces Tecum to State Witnesses
2/13/13 Notice of Hearing
2/13/13 Motion for Subpoena Duces Tecum to State Witness
2/13/13 Demand for Specific Discovery
2/12/13 Notice of Taking Deposition
2/11/13 Order Granting Issuance of Subpoena Duces Tecum
2/5/13 Order on Amended Demand for Specific Discovery
2/5/13 Affidavit of Benjamin L. Crump, Esq.
2/5/13 Order on Motion to Compel Production of Evidence from Thiry-Party
2/5/13 Order on Amended Demand for Specific Discovery
2/5/13 Order on Motion to Compel Additional Discovery
2/5/13 Minutes for Motion Before Judge Nelson, 2/5/13
2/5/13 Order on Motion to Take Additional Deposition
2/5/13 Order on Motion to Modify Conditions of Release
1/30/13 State’s Response to Defendant’s Motion to Continue
1/30/13 Defendant’s Motion to Continue
1/23/13 Notice of Taking Depositions Jan 23
1/22/13 Notice of Taking Depositions Jan 22
1/18/13 Notice of Taking Depositions Jan 18
1/18/13 Notice of Taking Depositions Jan 18
1/18/13 Notice of Taking Depositions Jan 16
1/18/13 Notice of Hearing on Feb 5
1/18/13 Motion for Subpoena Duces Tecum
1/18/13 Defendant’s Supplemental Notice of Reciprocal Discovery
1/16/13 Notice of Taking Depositions Dec 11
1/14/13 Notice of Compliance with Subpoena Duces Tecum
1/4/13 Letter from State Attorney Angela Corey
1/4/13 Executive Order 12-279
1/4/13 Designation of Assistant State Attorneys and Investigators
1/4/13 Notice of Docket Sounding
1/3/13 Order Continuing Docket Sounding and Cancelling January 8 Hearing Date
12/11/12 Minutes for Motion before Judge Nelson
12/11/12 State’s Response to Defentdant’s Motion to Take Additional Deposition
12/11/12 State’s 10th Supplemental Discovery
12/11/12 State’s Response to Defendant’s Motion to Compel Production of Evidence from Third-Party
12/10/12 Mr. Zimmerman’s Reply to State’s Response to Defendant’s Motion to Take Additional Deposition
12/10/12 Mr. Zimmerman’s Reply to State’s Response to Defendant’s Motion to Compel Production of Evidence from Third Party
12/07/12 Motion for Clarification
12/07/12 Motion to Compel Regarding Voice Identification
12/07/12 Motion to Compel Additional Discovery
12/07/12 Motion To Modify Conditions of Release
11/05/12 Amended Notice of Taking Depositions
11/05/12 Notice of Taking Depositions
11/05/12 Notice of Taking Depositions
10/30/12 Notice of Filing
10/29/12 Amended Scheduling Order
10/29/12 Order Denying State’s 2nd Motion for Gag Order
10/26/12 Order Disclosing Redacted Medical Records
10/26/12 State’s Memorandum in Support of 2nd Motion for Gag Order
10/26/12 Exhibit and Identification List
10/26/12 2nd Corrected Minutes for October 26, 2012
10/26/12 Minutes for Court Hearing October 26, 2012
10/25/12 Motion to Intervene and Opposition to State’s 2nd Motion for Gag Order
10/25/12 Cable News Network Motion to Intervene and Joiner
10/25/12 Media Companies’ Motion to Intervene
10/24/12 Demand for Specific Discovery
10/24/12 Defendant’s Supplemental Witness List
10/19/12 Court Minutes October 19, 2012
10/19/12 Emergency Motion for Protective Order
10/18/12 State’s Response for Defendant’s Motion
10/18/12 2nd Motion For Gag Order
10/18/12 Notice to Appear December 12, 2012
10/17/12 1st Amended Minutes for Docket Sounding October 17, 2012
10/17/12 Minutes for Docket Sounding October 17, 2012
10/16/12 Supplemental Notice of Hearing
10/16/12 Defendant’s Consent to Motion to Continue
10/16/12 Waiver of Defendant’s Appearance
10/15/12 Media Companies’ Motion to Intervene and Response to State’s Motion
10/12/12 Motion to Schedule Standing Hearings
10/12/12 Motion to Compel Discovery
10/12/12 Response to State’s Motion to Close Hearings & Seal Documents
10/11/12 Demand for Specific Discovery
10/11/12 Notice of Taking Depositions October 18, 2012
10/11/12 Notice of Taking Depositions October 17, 2012
10/05/12 Defendant’s Motion to Continue Docket Sounding
10/05/12 Motion to Request Review of Certain Discovery
10/05/12 Reply to State’s Response to Defendant’s Notice of Production
10/05/12 Notice of Hearing Friday, October 19, 2012
10/05/12 Motion For Order Issuing Subpoena Dues Tecum
09/27/12 Notice of Taking Deposition
09/27/12 Notice for Docket Sounding
09/27/12 Mandate from 5th DCA
09-19-02 State’s Response to Defendant’s Notice of Production
09-19-12 State’s 8th Supplemental Discovery
09-06-12 Subpoena Miami Dade Public Schools
09-06-12 Subpoena Norland Middle School
09-06-12 Subpoena Krop Sr High
09-04-12 Order of Reassignment to Judge Nelson
08-30-12 Media Advisory: State vs. Zimmerman August 30
08-30-12 Order Granting Defendant’s Verified Motion to Disqualify
08-24-12 State’s 7th Supplemental Discovery
08-24-12 Minutes for Motion Before Judge Lester
08-23-12 Motion to Modify Conditions of Release
08-23-12 State’s Response to Defendant’s Amended Notice of Objection to Subpoena
08-23-12 Notice of Objection to Subpoena
08-12-12 State’s 6th Supplemental Discovery
08-10-12 Notice for Docket Sounding Oct 3, 2012
08-07-12 Order Continuing Case
08-07-12 2nd Motion to Continue
08-01-12 Order Dismissing Motion to Disqualify Judge
07-25-12 State’s 5th Supplemental Discovery
07-19-12 State’s 4th Supplemental Discovery
07-17-12 State’s Response to Defendant’s Verified Motion to Disqualify Trial Judge
07-13-12
07-13-12 Notice of Filing
07-13-12 Order Denying Reconsideration of Release
07-13-12 Motion To Disqualify Judge Lester
07-05-12 Order Setting Bail
07-03-12 Amended Exhibit List
07-03-12 Order To Seal Exhibits
06-29-12 June 29, 2012 Court Minutes
06-29-12 June 29, 2012 Exhibit Lists
06-29-12 State Response to Bond Motion
06-29-12
06-29-12 State Response to Motion to Reconsider Disclosure
06-29-12 States Third Supplemental Discovery
06-27-12 Motion to Permit Defendant to Appear in Civilian Clothing
06-26-12 Media Motion to Oppose Reconsideration of Discovery Order
06-25-12 Media Response to Motion to Reconsider
06-25-12 Media Motions to Intervene
06-25-12 Motion to Set Reasonable Bond
06-21-12 Notice of Reciprocal Discovery
06-18-12 Amended Motion for Defendant’s Motion for Reconsideration
06-18-12 Order Setting Clarification Hearing
06-18-12 Defendant’s Motion for Reconsideration
06-15-12 Redacted Second Discovery
06-14-12 Defendant’s Witness List For Bond Hearing
06-13-12 Order on The State’s Motion for Protective Order and the Media Intervener’s Motions to Intervene
06-12-12 Notice of June 29 Bond Hearing
06-12-12 Order Revoking Bond
06-11-12 New Appointment of ASA Co-Counsel
06-07-12 Media Advisory: Bond Hearing June 29, 2012
06-07-12 Passport Records
06-04-12 West Notice of Appearance
06-04-12 Surrender of Passport
06-04-12 Motion to Revoke Bond
06-04-12 In Session Motion to Intervene
06-04-12 Excerpt of Bond Hearing
06-04-12 Bench Warrant with Recall
06-04-12 Supplemental Discovery
06-04-12 Court Minutes and Amended Minutes
05-31-12 CNN motion to intervene for discovery
05-31-12 Orlando Sentinel motion to intervene
05-31-12 Miami Herald motions to intervene
05-25-12 Order Setting Hearing
05-24-12 Defendant’s concurrence with the State Motion
05-24-12 State’s Motion for Protective Order
05-14-12 State’s Redacted Discovery Exhibit and Demand for Reciprocal Discovery
05-09-12 Arraignment Minutes May 8 2012
05-09-12 Notice of Aug 8 Docket Sounding
05-09-12 Order of Continuance May 8 2012
05-08-12 Arraignment Video
05-08-12 Waiver of Speedy Trial
05-08-12 Motion to Continue
05-04-12 Corrected Notice of Arraignment
05-01-12 Order on Matters Addressed at April 27, 2012 Hearing
04-30-12 Order to Unseal Court File
04-30-12 Notices of Hearing for Motions to Intervene
04-30-12 Motion for Gag Order
04-30-12 CBS Motion to Intervene
04-30-12 April 29 Court Minutes
04-30-12 Appearance Bond
04-23-12 Appointment of Special Prosecutor
04-23-12 Arraignment Notice
04-23-12 Capias Returned
04-23-12 First Appearance Minutes
04-23-12 Florida Press Assn. Motion to Intervene
04-23-12 Hearst Corp. Motion to Intervene
04-23-12 Pre-Trial Intake Sheet
04-23-12 Motion to Allow Telephonic Testimony
04-23-12 Notice to Set Bond Hearing
04-23-12 Motion to Set Bond
04-23-12 Minutes of Bond Hearing
04-23-12 McClatchy Co. Motion to Intervene
04-23-12 Minutes From Disclosures
04-23-12 Motion to Disqualify Trial Judge
04-23-12 Order Granting Motion to Disqualify
04-23-12 Order of Reassignment
04-23-12 Notice of Appearance, Waiver of Arraignment, Written Plea, Demand for Discovery, Request for Jury Trial
04-23-12 Order on Status Conference
04-23-12 Probable Cause Affidavit
04-23-12 Motion to Permit Defendant to Appear in Civilian Clothing
04-23-12 State Response to Defense Motion of Defendant to Appear In Civilian Clothing
04-23-12 WFTV, Inc. Motion to Intervene
04-23-12 Exhibit List Redacted
04-20-12 Order On Matters Addresses at Status Conference
04-18-12 Media Advisory
04-18-12 Media Advisory
04-17-12 Media Advisory
04-16-12 Media Advisory
04-13-12 Media Advisory