George Zimmerman’s Brother Cancels on Piers Morgan Over Twitter Flame-War

Robert Zimmerman, Jr. called out Pier Morgan's "garbage" tweets in support of Trayvon Martin

Last Updated: July 24, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

George Zimmerman's brother, Robert Jr., has ditched an appearance on Piers Morgan's show after slamming Morgan for "garbage" tweets.

Zimmerman was interviewed by Morgan on Saturday night following the verdict, during which he said Martin's death was "unfortunate" but that the unarmed black teenager had a "greater hand in his own demise."

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Zimmerman linked to a post on Twitchy, conservative columnist Michelle Malkin's Twitter news site, which listed several of Morgan's anti-Zimmerman tweets, two of which were hashtagged "#RIPTrayvon." Zimmerman tweeted his disappointment with Morgan's words:

Zimmerman tweeted that he would be appearing on "On the Record with Greta Van Susteren" instead, though "Greta" has yet to confirm this.