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S.E.M., Vol. 1, No. 7
Federalist 69 - by Alexander Hamilton. 1. What are the chief characters in regards to the President as outlined in the proposed Constitution? 2. Why does Hamilton believe the term of office for a President should be longer than three years? 3. What was the term of office for the king of England and what, in your opinion, is the potential for abuse in such a term? Would the term of office of the king of England present any advantages - in the Founders experience and in your opinion - over over the new American system? Read all of the questions and post your response at our new resource Self-Educated Man

Zimmerman Given Bail; Apologizes to Family of Trayvon Martin

George Zimmerman apologizes to Trayvon Martin family for their loss

COURTS, NEWSROOM AMERICA

A Florida judge granted George Zimmerman’s request for bail Friday, setting his bond at $150,000 in his second-degree murder case in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.

In addition to setting bail, Judge Kenneth Lester ordered Zimmerman to wear a GPS locator. Zimmerman was not set to be released Friday, however.

Reports said Zimmerman, 28, arrived in court around 9 a.m. in handcuffs and a chain across his waist. He was seated next to his attorney, Mark O’Mara.

Special Prosecutor Angela Corey, Trayvon Martin’s parents, Sybrina Fulton and Tracy Martin, and family attorney Benjamin Crump were also present in court, said reports.

In the moments before Lester ruled on his bond, Zimmerman took to the stand and apologized to the Martin family for the death of their son.

“I did not know if he was armed or not,” Zimmerman said, adding he was sorry for their loss.

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