Derek Chauvin trial: Social Media reactions on the guilty verdict


In this image from video, former Minneapolis police Officer Derek Chauvin listens as his defense attorney Eric Nelson gives closing arguments as Hennepin County Judge Peter Cahill preside Monday, April 19, 2021, in the trial of Chauvin at the Hennepin County Courthouse in Minneapolis. Chauvin is charged in the May 25, 2020 death of George Floyd. (Court TV via AP, Pool)

BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD)- The verdict is in. Former Minneapolis Police Officer Derek Chauvin, has been convicted for the murder of George Floyd.

The killing of George Floyd caught the attention of many around the world, initiated countless protests and marches against police brutality and the fight for social justice.

Some celebrities and social activists took to their personal social media accounts and reacted to the guilty verdict of Chauvin.

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