Charlotte rally for Trayvon Martin

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9:56 am
Sun December 7, 2014

Protesters In Davidson, Durham Call For Justice

Students marched from Davidson College to Main Street, lying down in the midst of the Christmas in Davidson festival.
Credit Jonathan Cox/

More than 125 Davidson College students and some faculty members staged a ‘die-in’ protest Saturday night, lying down in the middle of Main Street during the Christmas in Davidson festival. Our news partner reports the students were calling for justice in recent incidents of violence and alleged police brutality against black people.

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Local News
10:10 am
Mon July 15, 2013

Several Hundred Rally In Charlotte For Trayvon Martin

The crowd at the rally for Trayvon Martin in Charlotte.
Credit Michael Tomsic

In uptown Charlotte Sunday night, several hundred people gathered to express grief and anger over the acquittal of George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch volunteer in Florida who fatally shot teenager Trayvon Martin.

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