The world felt like it was on pins and needles awaiting the verdict in the Derek Chauvin trial in the wake of George Floyd’s death. So it wasn’t a surprise when the reaction came from everywhere after it became official that Derek Chauvin was found guilty of all charges.
Wow. Guilty.— O’Shea Jack(Nichol)son (@OsheaJacksonJr) April 20, 2021
NBPA Executive Director Michele Roberts and NBA Commissioner Adam Silver released the following joint statement today: pic.twitter.com/r0XQkLssOb— NBA (@NBA) April 20, 2021
Justice. ✊🏻✊🏼✊🏽✊🏾✊🏿— Kevin Love (@kevinlove) April 20, 2021
Thank God...guilty! Justice has been served!!— Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) April 20, 2021
Indeed. Mixed emotions.— Rosie Perez (@rosieperezbklyn) April 20, 2021
Elation. Sadness. Joy. Bittersweet disbelief.
It's all so tragic. It won't bring him back. So many things still need to change. And yet... Today was a victory.
Staying with that for now.
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