Trayvon's Mom: Tomorrow, It Could Be Your Son
She speaks at rally in NYC, one of dozens around the country
Posted Jul 20, 2013 2:38 PM CDT
People protesting the George Zimmerman verdict gather in prayer in front of the U.S. Courthouse in downtown Riverside, Calif.   (AP Photo/The Press-Enterprise, David Bauman)

(Newser) – Trayvon Martin rallies were taking place in cities across the US today in the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict, with demonstrators calling for changes to stand-your-ground laws and federal charges for Zimmerman, reports AP. "Today it was my son," said Trayvon's mother, Sybrina Fulton, to a crowd in New York City. "Tomorrow it could be yours." The rallies were organized by Al Sharpton's National Action Network.