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George Zimmerman can now add "painter" to his resume

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News/CNN) - Bids on an original George Zimmerman painting that he listed on eBay have reached nearly $100,000. The canvas features a blue, waving American flag with the words: "god, one nation, with liberty and justice for all" across it.

In the description, Zimmerman said his artwork allows him to reflect and provides a "therapeutic outlet." His brother, Robert Zimmerman, confirmed the painting is authentic. Bidding is scheduled to end Saturday.

George Zimmerman has been in and out of the spotlight since his July acquittal in the shooting death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in 2012. Last week, Florida prosecutors said they would not charge him after a domestic dispute with his girlfriend. Previously, he was stopped several times for speeding.

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