LANSING, MI (WLNS) - A Florida attorney who has made national headlines is stepping out of the courtroom Tuesday to speak to Cooley Law School students in Lansing.
Benjamin Crump represented the family of Travon Martin, the Florida teen who was shot and killed nearly two years ago.
George Zimmerman was charged with his death, but found not guilty. Many claimed the shooting was racially motivated.
Crump will speak to students and the community during the "Justice in America: Trayvon Martin, Race and the Law" event Tuesday night.
The event is free and open to the public.
If you're interested, it starts at 6 p.m. inside the Cooley Center Lobby on the school's campus.
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