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Travon Martin died in 2012.

He was walking home from a convenience store when a so-called neighborhood watch member named George Zimmerman shot him.




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Native Texan & Mizzou Journalism grad. I’ve worked in newspapers, politics, PR & as a high school pubs adviser/AP English teacher. TOP WRITER?

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