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Officials reconsider George Zimmerman case

ORLANDO — Prosecutors are considering whether to move forward with domestic violence charges against George Zimmerman even though his girlfriend is asking them not to do so.

Without a witness willing to testify, prosecutors can still use law enforcement reports, 911 calls, and other witnesses to build a case. But such cases are more difficult to prove, a state attorney’s office spokeswoman said.

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