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Zimmerman's weight gain: Defense mechanism?

SAMFORD, FL (WFLX) - There's a lot of discussion about George Zimmerman's weight gain.

Legal analysts saying it could impact the jury's decision. They speculate the weight gain might be a deliberate defense strategy to make Zimmerman appear less threatening.

Zimmerman's attorney, however, explained his client's weight gain is less about strategy and more about stress.

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