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Confirmed – George Zimmerman Owes $2.5 Million to Lawyers

Why would Mark O’Mara expect for George Zimmerman to pay him now? 

George Zimmerman in court in Nov. 2013

On November 18, 2013, George Zimmerman was arrested on charges of felony aggravated assault, battery and criminal mischief.  He filed an affidavit that he is indigent, alleging that he is unemployed, has $144 in cash, and is in debt for $2.5 million.  In that case, Zimmerman’s bail was set at $9,000.  Frank Taaffe told Nancy Grace that he posted the $900 bond.

In other words, Zimmerman’s legal defense fund does not have $900 to post the bond on his behalf.

Orlando Sentinel reports some things that bring clarity to George Zimmerman’s financial affidavit that he filed with the court.  Read the rest of this entry