Elgin Police Official To Become Top Cop Where Trayvon Martin Was KilledSome would say Cecil Smith is jumping into the fire with his next professional move. CBS 2's Brad Edwards reports.
Rep. Rush Kicked Off House Floor For Wearing HoodieU.S. Rep. Bobby Rush (D-Chicago) was kicked off the House floor Wednesday morning for wearing a hoodie in protest of the shooting death of Trayvon Martin.
Illinois Lawmaker Pushes For 'Stand Your Ground' LawThe fatal shooting of Trayvon Martin, an unarmed teenager, in Sanford, Fla., has brought critical attention to the "Stand Your Ground" laws.
Jackson, Civil Rights Leaders Call For Arrest Of Man Who Shot Trayvon MartinThe parents of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin were joined Monday by civil rights leaders, including Rev. Jesse Jackson, who called for the arrest of George Zimmerman, the neighborhood watch captain who shot and killed Martin one month ago.
Pfleger Asks Churches To Honor Florida Boy Who Was Shot DeadThe Rev. Michael Pfleger is asking area churches this Sunday to honor the memory of Trayvon Martin, the unarmed Florida boy who was shot and killed by a man who is claiming self-defense.