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Photos: Protesters march for Trayvon Martin, Terrance Franklin

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1 Asa Edwards of Little Canada gathers to protest George Zimmerman's acquittal in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida Monday, July 15, 2013 at the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis. He was there with his son Kaos Edwards, foreground, and wife Regina Edwards, not pictured. The crowd was also protesting police actions in the shooting death of Terrance Franklin in an uptown Minneapolis basement in May. 
2 A large crowd gathers Monday evening, July 15, 2013 outside the Hennepin County Government Center to protest George Zimmerman's acquittal in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. They were also protesting police actions in the shooting death of Terrance Franklin in an uptown Minneapolis basement in May. 
3 Minneapolis resident Jayanthi Kyle, center, was part of the crowd protesting George Zimmerman's acquittal in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida Monday, July 15, 2013 at the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis. 
4 Minneapolis residents Neil Buckanaga, left, and Rachel San wore homemade T-shirts in support of Trayvon Martin to the rally Monday evening, July 15, 2013 outside the Hennepin County Government Center. 
5 After listening to speeches, the crowd marches through downtown Minneapolis Monday evening, July 15, 2013. People were gathered to protest George Zimmerman's acquittal in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida. They were also protesting police actions in the shooting death of Terrance Franklin in an uptown Minneapolis basement in May. 
6 Brooklyn Park residents KayeAnn Mason, right, and her son Kyle Mason hold signs at a rally Monday evening, July 15, 2013 outside the Hennepin County Government Center. People gathered to protest George Zimmerman's acquittal in the shooting death of Trayvon Martin. 
7 Ashley Martin, right, the mother of Terrance Franklin's son, speaks to people gathered to protest George Zimmerman's acquittal in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida Monday, July 15, 2013 at the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis. They were also protesting police actions in the shooting death of Terrance Franklin in an uptown Minneapolis basement in May. 
8 Niesha Ifonlaja, right, listens to speakers Monday evening, July 15, 2013 in downtown Minneapolis during a rally to protest George Zimmerman's acquittal in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. 
9 People gather to protest George Zimmerman's acquittal in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Florida Monday, July 15, 2013 at the Hennepin County Government Center in downtown Minneapolis. They were also protesting police actions in the shooting death of Terrance Franklin in an uptown Minneapolis basement in May. 
10 After a rally outside the government center to protest George Zimmerman's acquittal in the 2012 killing of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, the crowd marches through downtown Minneapolis Monday, July 15, 2013.