Stevie Wonder boycotts Florida after George Zimmerman walks

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  • St. Petersburg, FL -- Musician Stevie Wonder says he will boycott Florida until the state changes its Stand Your Ground Law.

    The announcement comes after a jury finds George Zimmerman not guilty in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.

    The Rev. Al Sharpton also announced on Tuesday that there will be vigils and rallies in 100 cities this weekend to press for federal civil rights charges against Zimmerman.

    Sharpton did not say which cities will be involved.

    Meantime, in an interview with ABC World News, Zimmerman's parents say their son is not a racist.

    Gladys and Robert Zimmerman Sr. say if they had the chance they would tell Martin's parents they are very sorry for what happened.

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