July 20, 2013 9:51 PM

Verdict in Trayvon Martin case stirs rallies in KC, elswhere

People rallied in Kansas City, and across the country, on Saturday in the aftermath of George Zimmerman’s acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. The Florida case has renewed a nation’s struggle in securing confidence in equal justice for all, with new debates over self-defense laws, guns and racial stereotypes that cast black males as frightening figures.

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