George Zimmerman found Not Guilty. #verdict (Roundup)
The NAACP nearly immediately called for the DOJ to try Zimmerman:
MT @NAACP: Zimmerman acquitted on charges.We will update you as we work to pursue civil rights charges against Zimmerman through the DOJ.
— HonkeyLF (@HonkeyLF) July 14, 2013
— LL1885 (@LadyLiberty1885) July 14, 2013
More at PJ Tatler.
Riot and violent protests:
Legal Insurrection followed the trial closely, here is what they have up:
- Guardian removes column: “Open season on black boys after a verdict like this”
- Social Media Erupts at Zimmerman Verdict – continuing updates
- Zimmerman Verdict Reached: NOT GUILTY
- Zimmerman Trial: Jury Asks for Clarification on Manslaughter
More reactions: *I’ll have a separate Twitter reactions post in a bit.
Instapundit – ZIMMEMAN VERDICT REACHED…
Walter Russell Mead – The End of the Zimmerman Trial
PJ media – Obama Big Loser in Zimmerman Trial
GatewayPundit – Racist Hollywood Celebrities React to Zimmerman Verdict
Newsbusters – George Zimmerman Acquitted, Media Guilty
The MSM just won’t stop…
Chicago Tribune – George Zimmerman not guilty in Trayvon Martin killing (runs the kiddie photo of Trayvon again)
Boston.com – Interactive – The verdict
— Tammy Bruce (@HeyTammyBruce) July 14, 2013