Sun 14 Jul 2013
Nicki Minaj, Diddy, Lil’ Wayne, Katy Perry & More React to Not Guilty Verdict in Trayvon Martin TrialPosted by Mr.North under quotes , sigh....
Shortly after 10 p.m. EST on Saturday night, a verdict was announced in the murder trial of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin. George Zimmerman was found not guilty and aquitted of second-degree murder and/or manslaughter charges in a Sanford, Florida court room. Soon after the verdict was given by a jury consisting of six women who deliberated for 16½ hours, many celebrities took to social media with disbelief and shocked reactions over the final judgement. The parents of Trayvon Martin, Tracy Martin and Sybrina Fulton, didn’t attend the final hearing but tweeted soon after once the verdict was read.
“Even though I am broken hearted my faith is unshattered I WILL ALWAYS LOVE MY BABY TRAY,” stated Tracy Martin. In the music and sports world, people such as Katy Perry, Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Miley Cyrus, Dwyane Wade, Diddy, Lil’ Wayne, Chris Brown, Adrian Peterson, Busta Rhymes, The Game, Wale, Missy Elliott, and Chris Paul made their thoughts known on Twitter. Young Jeezy voiced his thoughts early Sunday morning in the song “It’s a Cold World,” a tribute to the late teenager.
Check out reactions from Twitter all after the jump…..