Zimmerman's wife pleads guilty to misdemeanor

FILE - In this July 13, 2013, file photo, George Zimmerman, center, talks to his attorneys Don West, left, and Mark O'Mara during jury deliberations in his trial in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Fla. Almost as soon as Zimmerman was pronounced 'not guilty, the cry of protestors went up, that the U.S. government must get 'justice for Trayvon,' the unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin, killed by Zimmerman. Attorney General Eric Holder, the first black man to lead the nation's law enforcement, says the Justice Department is investigating. But an investigation does not mean a case will move forward; these investigations can take months, even years, and are hard to prosecute. (AP Photo/Orlando Sentinel, Gary W. Green, Pool)

FILE - In this July 13, 2013, file photo, George Zimmerman, center, talks to his attorneys Don West, left, and Mark O'Mara during jury deliberations in his trial in Seminole circuit court in Sanford, Fla. Almost as soon as Zimmerman was pronounced "not guilty, the cry of protestors went up, that the U.S. government must get "justice for Trayvon," the unarmed black teenager Trayvon Martin, killed by Zimmerman. Attorney General Eric Holder, the first black man to lead the nation's law enforcement, says the Justice Department is investigating. But an investigation does not mean a case will move forward; these investigations can take months, even years, and are hard to prosecute. (AP Photo/Orlando Sentinel, Gary W. Green, Pool)

SANFORD, Fla. (AP) — George Zimmerman's wife has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor perjury charge for lying during a bail hearing after her husband's arrest.

Shellie Zimmerman entered her guilty Wednesday in Seminole County court. Shellie Zimmerman had been charged with felony perjury and had entered a not guilty plea. She withdrew that plea and pleaded guilty to the lesser charge.

A judge sentenced her to one-year probation and 100 hours of community service.

Shellie Zimmerman was charged with perjury after prosecutors said she misled a judge about how much money she and her husband had for her husband's bond.

George Zimmerman is the neighborhood watch volunteer was acquitted last month of any crime for the fatal shooting of Travyon Martin in February 2012.

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