The judge found "probable cause" and ordered Zimmerman to be held pending a formal arraignment.
Sadness for the Martin family and outrage that Zimmerman has still not been charged permeated the peaceful crowd.
They lined the cavernous streets of the financial district here, waving flags and holding signs saying, "I AM A MAN, I AM A WOMAN, I AM A JANITOR."
It's Cesar Chavez Day, proclaimed byPresident Obama and observed throughout the country on the 85th birth date of the late founder of the United Farm Workers union
A resolution expressing the council's outrage was initiated by council members Letitia James, D-Brooklyn, and Melissa Mark-Viverito, D-Manhattan.
Several thousand New Yorkers gathered at Union Square for the "Million Hoodie March and Rally" to protest the murder of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin.
Echoing the demands of the residents inside and outside of the church, Ben Jealous called for the removal of Sanford Police Chief Bill Lee.
Thousands re-tracing the steps of those who made the historic 1965 march from Selma to Montgomery, Ala. ended their five-day journey by converging this weekend on the Alabama state capital here.
The Obama administration's Justice Department is reluctant to take on the fight against voter suppression efforts nationwide.
"Frozen in Time: Gender Pay Gap Unchanged for 10 Years" examines women's wages in 43 countries.