George Zimmerman Trial: Courtroom Moments

PHOTO: George Zimmerman, Don West and Rachel Jeantel
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A gun was fired in Sanford, Fla., on the night of Feb. 26, 2012, and 17-year-old Trayvon Martin died as a result of that gunfire. Almost two months later, George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch captian, was charged with murder in the second degree.

Nearly 16 months after that fatal shooting, a jury of six women was selected for Zimmerman's murder trial currently underway in Seminole County Circuit Court.

Here are some key moments from the courtroom that have left people talking.

VIDEO: A Florida police officer testifies in murder trial to the state of the 17-year-old's body.
Trayvon Martin Death Photo

A Florida police officer testified about the state of the 17-year-old victim's body.

VIDEO: Rachel Jeantel testifies about her conversation with Martin on the night he was fatally shot.
'Creepy-Ass Cracker'

Rachel Jeantel was the last person to speak with Trayvon Martin before he was fatally shot. In court she testifies about that final phone conversation, which occurred on Feb. 26, 2012.

VIDEO: George Zimmerman's lawyer delivers a joke to jurors in his opening statements.
The Knock-Knock Joke

George Zimmerman's lawyer delivered a joke during his opening statements. The jury reacts with silence, not laughter.

VIDEO: George Zimmerman's statement to police alleged teen made threat before being shot.
'You Are Going to Die Tonight'

In his statement to police, George Zimmerman alleged that Trayvon Martin threatened him before Zimmerman shot him.

VIDEO: A prosecutor quotes George Zimmerman's phone call from the night he shot the 17-year-old.
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Cursing in the Court

The prosecution quoted George Zimmerman's phone call from the night he shot an unarmed Trayvon Martin.

VIDEO: George Zimmerman's 911 call in the Trayvon Martin case.
Zimmerman's 911 Call

Defendant George Zimmerman told a dispatcher that Trayvon Martin "looks like he's up to no good."

VIDEO: John Good says Trayvon Martin was on top of George Zimmerman during altercation.
'MMA Style' Fight Before Shooting

John Good, a witness to the fight between George Zimmerman and Trayvon Martin on the night of Martin's death said that Martin was on top of Zimmerman during the altercation.

VIDEO: Jane Surdyka heard a boy's voice yelling for help on the night Trayvon Martin was shot.
Zimmerman Neighbor Hears 'Yells for Help'

Jane Surdyka said she heard a "boy's voice" yelling for help on the night Trayvon Martin was fatally shot.

VIDEO: Dr. Valerie Rao describes defendant's wounds suffered during his confrontation with Trayvon Martin.
Zimmerman Injuries 'Insignificant'

Medical examiner Dr. Valerie Rao described George Zimmerman's wounds suffered during his confrontation with Trayvon Martin as "non-life threatening."

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