Trayvon Martin Case Captures Washington’s Attention - PICTURES

April 12, 2012, 5:19 a.m.

Flor­ida of­fi­cials charged George Zi­m­mer­man on Wed­nes­day even­ing with second-de­gree murder in the shoot­ing death of Trayvon Mar­tin, a case that has sparked a pub­lic con­ver­sa­tion and dom­in­ated head­lines. From a March rally on Cap­it­ol Hill to Pres­id­ent Obama’s news con­fer­ence dur­ing which he ad­dressed the slay­ing, here’s a look at scenes from Wash­ing­ton re­gard­ing the case:

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