Duluth, MN (NNCNOW.com) Peaceful gatherings were held across the nation Monday night following this weekend's not guilty verdict in the George Zimmerman murder trial.
In Duluth dozens of people gathered at the Clayton Jackson McGee Memorial on First Street.
Some wore hooded sweatshirts in memory of Trayvon Martin, a teenager shot and killed by Zimmerman, a member of a neighborhood watch group in Sandford, Florida.
Martin was unarmed when he was fatally shot.
Participants of Duluth’s gathering chanted for peace and justice and shared a moment of silence.
Speakers also shared their concerns about the not guilty verdict handed down in the Zimmerman case.