The jury in the George Zimmerman second-degree murder trial will be allowed to consider a lesser charge of manslaughter, the judge ruled Thursday.

The ruling was a victory for the prosecution, which sought to include two additional, lesser charges from the original charge of murder in the second degree.

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Testimony continues in the second week of the George Zimmerman trial in Sanford, Fla., as prosecutors look to make their case against him.

Monday, Chris Serino, the lead police detective who investigated Trayvon Martin's fatal shooting in February of last year returned to the witness stand.

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