Zimmerman to tell his side of the story?

April 10, 2012

He seems to have gone rogue:

The two men who have been George Zimmerman’s most outspoken defenders, attorneys Hal Uhrig and Craig Sonner, said today that they’re off the case.

“On Sunday, we lost track of George, in that he would not return our calls,” attorney Uhrig said. Said attorney Craig Sonner, “I’ve lost contact with him at this point.”

The lawyers had been publicly representing Zimmerman, the Neighborhood Watch volunteer who fatally shot 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, in the media as calls for his arrest continue to grow.

But they said Tuesday that Zimmerman — who, they say, has left the state — has stopped answering their phone calls, and has made a series of decisions that the two lawyers would not have advised.

The lawyers said Zimmerman called Sean Hannity of Fox News without consulting them. He also called the special prosecutor in the case, something the attorneys said they’d never have told him to do.

“We were a bit astonished,” Uhrig said. He praised Special Prosecutor Angela Corey’s office for declining to speak with Zimmerman without legal counsel.

Asked about Hannity’s interactions with Zimmerman, a Fox News Channel spokeswoman said the issue “will be addressed on Hannity’s show tonight.” The show, “Hannity,” airs at 9 p.m.

5 Responses to Zimmerman to tell his side of the story?

  1. Jim,MtnViewCA,USA on April 10, 2012 at 7:32 pm
  2. JimMtnViewCaUSA on April 10, 2012 at 9:55 pm

    This topic is being covered in enormous depth at the JustOneMinute blog.
    According to commenters there, the lawyers publicly representing Z’man are not actually his lawyers. Sample….not sure if comment links work….

  3. ATTILA on April 11, 2012 at 5:08 am

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  4. ATTILA on April 11, 2012 at 5:08 am
  5. Local Attorney on July 4, 2013 at 8:40 pm

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