ABC NEWS REPORTER: Does he get that gun back?
MARK O'MARA, ZIMMERMAN ATTORNEY: Yes, he does.
REPORTER: How do you think he feels about guns now?
O'MARA: I think that he feels truly in his heart that if he did not have that weapon that night he might not be here.
REPORTER: So do you think if he could he would carry a gun again?
O'MARA: Yes, even more reason now, isn't there? There are a lot of people out there who actually hate him, though they shouldn't.
REPORTER: So you say he needs to protect himself?
REPORTER: And the way to do is by carrying a weapon?
O'MARA: It's one way.