Ignoring them would be wise. Zimmerman was indeed charged with second-degree murder, but he has not been convicted. He will not even be going to trial until June 2013.

Earlier this year, Twitter erupted with unfounded rumors of Zimmerman’s conviction and sentencing. Today, those false rumors have returned and are running rampant:

(Hat tip: DavidC99)



New Black Panthers offering $10K reward for ‘capture’ of Zimmerman

Countless death threats against Zimmerman, man not proven guilty

Lawyer says Zimmerman in hiding; Twitter mob cheers and Sharpton gears up

Prosecutor to announce Zimmerman charges; Twitter vigilantes gloat over ‘dead man walking’

Twitter lynch mob: Won’t it be great when Zimmerman gets raped in prison?

Twitter lynch mob predicts riot if Zimmerman is acquitted

Twitter lynch mob: George Zimmerman is out on bail? Let’s kill him!

George Zimmerman, guilty by reason of 2005 MySpace profile

George Zimmerman’s bond has been revoked; Update: Twitter lynch mob hopes he is killed or kills himself

George Zimmerman is back in police custody; Update: Twitter mob hopes for rape, death

George Zimmerman’s wife, Shellie, arrested; Update: Bond posted; Update: Twitter lynch mob celebrates, threatens

Twitter mob celebrates the arrest of Shellie Zimmerman

Zimmerman reenacts the night of Trayvon Martin’s death; many convict regardless

Twitter lynch mob threatens to kill George Zimmerman as judge sets bond at $1 million

George Zimmerman released after posting bail, threats continue to pour in

Twitter reacts to George Zimmerman interview

Once again, Twitter Lynch Mob calls for death of George Zimmerman

Twitter Lynch Mob turns on Fox News, Hannity after Zimmerman interview

Lie of the day: George Zimmerman is into ‘black gay porn’